Caldwell Academy

2900 Horse Pen Creek Rd
Greensboro, NC 27410-0274
Tel: (336)665-1161
Grades: NS-12 | 836 students
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Caldwell Academy is a Preschool-12 classical Christian community school serving approximately 840 students in Greensboro, NC. Caldwell's mission is to assist parents from a Biblical perspective in the instruction of their children by providing a classical and Christian education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 836 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Caldwell Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
39%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses AP Government, AP Calculus, AP English, AP Latin, AP Statistics, Honors Advance Chemistry, Honors Algebra II, Honors Calculus, Honors Geometry, Honors Humanities, Honors Latin lll, Honors Latin lV, Honors Pre Calculus, Honors Spanish III, Honors Spanish IV
Average SAT score 1635
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(khaki or navy slacks and polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 17 / Jan. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes 2016-17 tuition for K-12 K - $7875 1-5 - $8741 6-8 - $10264 9-12 - $10395
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director April Hedman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band - Levels for Grades 4-12, Caldwell In Action Service Club, Choir - Levels for Grades 3 - 12, Jazz Band - grades 9-12, Junior Classical League, National Junior Beta Club, National Senior Beta Club, Student Ambassadors - High School, Student Ambassadors - Middle School, Student Government - High School, Student Government - Middle School, Yearbook Staff Yearbook Staff, Band - Levels for Grades 4-12,
Caldwell In Action Service Club,
Choir - Levels for Grades 3 - 12,
Jazz Band - grades 9-12,
Junior Classical League,
National Junior Beta Club,
National Senior Beta Club,
Student Ambassadors - High School,
Student Ambassadors - Middle School,
Student Government - High School,
Student Government - Middle School,

School Notes

  • Non-denominational classical Christian community School
  • Solid Christian Worldview based upon the Bible
  • Rigorous Academics
  • Competitive Athletic Program
  • Wonderful nurturing environment
  • Excellent Teachers
  • Involved Parents
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  • Greensboro
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    2.9 miles
    5041 Lawndale Drive
    Greensboro, NC 27455
    (336)288-8590
    2.9PK-12
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    2.8 miles
    1128 New Garden Road
    Greensboro, NC 27410
    (336)299-0964
    2.8PK-12
    297
  • Greensboro
    Grades: PK-12 | 663 students
    10.6 miles
    3919 Pleasant Garden Rd
    Greensboro, NC 27406
    (336)379-8380
    10.6PK-12
    663
  • Greensboro
    Grades: PK-12 | 180 students
    5.9 miles
    4530 W Wendover Ave
    Greensboro, NC 27409
    (336)299-9688
    5.9PK-12
    180
  • Greensboro
    Grades: PK-8 | 377 students
    5.1 miles
    5400 Old Lake Jeanette Road
    Greensboro, NC 27455
    (336)288-2007
    5.1PK-8
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School Reviews

After being in education for the past 18 years, and having children in three schools, I have to say...I LOVE Caldwell Academy. From the Head of School to the children, they know the vision and mission of the school. They are consistent and fair. Their curriculum is the best I''ve ever seen. Students graduating from Caldwell are not only well prepared for college, they soar in their college courses. Yes, students must work hard in their classes at Caldwell, but I''ve never met a more supportive staff in my life. Very kind, honest and loving! Seriously, I can't say enough about the quality of this school. My children, husband and I are all thrilled with Caldwell Academy!
- Posted by Parent, 05/17/16
Our children have attended Caldwell Academy since Kindergarten. We now (in 2015) have a 7th grader and a 4th grader. We (parents) attended public schools in North Carolina. This is our first exposure to a classical, Christian model of education. It makes great sense to see the way the various stages build upon one another: memorization in Grammar School, critical thinking in Dialectic (middle) School and persuasive speaking/writing in Rhetoric (high) School. Our family is grateful for an academically-rigorous school where subjects are taught through the lens of a Christian worldview. We love being part of the strong community at Caldwell Academy.
- Posted by Parent, 12/07/15
We looked at almost every school in Greensboro and ultimately decided to send our three children to Caldwell Academy. It is one of the best decisions we have ever made. Caldwell is providing our children with a well-rounded, rich, and challenging education. But, perhaps more importantly, they are being taught to be good, virtuous people. We take comfort in knowing that the staff and teachers pray for our children every day and truly want the best for our children.
- Posted by Parent, 11/16/15

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