Own a piece of history, and help Sullins Academy by purchasing a vintage red chair!


Even though our alumni are spread across the globe, we share a special bond that remains long after your Sullins days are over. Our traditions and ongoing success reflect in large part the dedication and commitment of our past students and their families. Every graduate and former student is part of the Sullins alumni community, and there are many ways to stay connected with the School, faculty, staff, and friends. Our growing alumni program is designed to serve as a bridge between Sullins alums and the School.


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First used for assemblies and other gatherings in Martin Hall at Sullins College in the late 1960s through 1970s, the red chairs were later used at Sullins Academy both in Martin Hall and at our current newer campus in Bristol, Virginia. A couple hundred of the chairs will forever remain in the Martin Hall ballroom at Sullins College, and we are also keeping a small collection at Sullins Academy. 


Please note that while the chairs are in relatively excellent shape, some expected wear & tear and scratching is present. Chairs are sold as-is, and all sales are final.


We are selling the chairs for $100 each. The fair market value of each chair is $40. The difference between the amount paid and the fair market value is $60 and is considered a tax-deductible charitable contribution to Sullins Academy, a (501)(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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Help organize a class reunion and/or special gatherings both on and off campus for classmates, parents of alumni, and past faculty. If you are interested in planning a gathering, please contact Susan Ruble.


Alumni are always invited to return to Sullins and serve in a variety of ways, including volunteering at special events, helping with alumni outreach, speaking to current students, or serving on a school committee. We welcome the contributions of our alumni and celebrate their participation in the life of the school.


Share your latest news with other alumni and the broader community through the Alumni Spotlight section of the Sullins newsletter which is emailed monthly. Click here to submit a Spotlight for our next issue!


We ask our alumni to make a donation to the Annual Fund in honor of a favorite faculty member (or even your parents) as a way of saying “thanks for being part of who I am today”! By giving back to Sullins, you sustain a 50 year legacy of support for our great school.

Located in Bristol VA, Sullins Academy develops students in grades PS-8 into

confident, lifelong learners who have the academic, character, and leadership skills to succeed in high school and beyond.


22218 Sullins Academy Drive Bristol, VA 24202

phone 276.669.4101   fax 276.669.4294

email info@sullinsacademy.org

Sullins Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, or any other legally protected status in the administration of its educational, admission, financial aid or employment policies, or any other programs administered by the School.

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