Wesleyan Christian Academy

1917 N Centennial Street
High Point, NC 27262-0272
     Tel: (336)884-3333
Grades: PK - 12 | 1231 students
The mission of Wesleyan Christian Academy is to partner with families by providing a biblically-based, college preparatory education so that students will be equipped to serve Christ and influence the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Methodist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, ADD, ADHD, Central Processing Disorder, Audio Processing Disorder
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 1231 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Wesleyan Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Government, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP US History  
Average SAT score 1712
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Neat, modest dress)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,115
Tuition Notes Wesleyan offers three forms of tuition assistance to qualifying families: (1) FACTS, needs-based financial assistance (2) NC Opportunity Scholarships Act (3) NC Special Education Grants for Students with Learning Disabilities
% on Financial Aid 10%
Admissions Director Angel Taylor
Admissions Associate Patti Rickman


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 31 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 4th Grade Chorus, ACSI Math Olympics, ACSI Science Fair, ACSI Spelling Bee, Bible Study Groups, Chess Club, Eighth Grade Spiritual Leadership Retreat, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fifth Grade Mother Daughter Tea, French Club, High I.Q. Bowl, High School Chorus, High School Leadership Team, High School Musicals, Junior Senior Banquet, Junior Senior Beta Club, Latin Club, Lego Robotics, Middle School Boys Choir, Mission Trips, Missions Fair, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Photography Club, Praise Band, Recycling Club, Red Cross Youth Club, Spanish Club, Student Council, Student Government, Student Leadership Retreat Chess Club, French Club, High I.Q. Bowl, Latin Club, Lego Robotics, Mission Trips, Missions Fair, Pep Band, Praise Band, Recycling Club, Spanish Club, 4th Grade Chorus,
ACSI Math Olympics,
ACSI Science Fair,
ACSI Spelling Bee,
Bible Study Groups,
Eighth Grade Spiritual Leadership Retreat,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Fifth Grade Mother Daughter Tea,
High School Chorus,
High School Leadership Team,
High School Musicals,
Junior Senior Banquet,
Junior Senior Beta Club,
Middle School Boys Choir,
National Honor Society,
Photography Club,
Red Cross Youth Club,
Student Council,
Student Government,
Student Leadership Retreat,

School Notes:

Come and see why Wesleyan Christian Academy is the choice for over 1,000 students:

  • The average senior graduates with 20-30 college credit hours
  • Seniors are admitted into 90% of the colleges to which they apply
  • More than $4 million in collegiate scholarships awarded annually
  • K-8 achievement test scores rank well above state and national average
  • 5-year average SAT score of 1650
  • Enrichment Center for students with diagnosed learning differences
  • Performing Arts Center with private teaching studios
  • 37 athletic teams with 23 state championship titles

Profile last updated: 11/27/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is His Village Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Immaculate Heart Of Mary Catholic School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is High Point Friends School (2.1 miles away)
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