Grades: 5-9 | 59 students
The Wilmington Academy of Arts & Sciences (WAAS) in Wilmington, North Carolina is an independent private school for academically motivated and gifted students in grades four through eight.
In partnership with supportive families, WAAS offers a challenging and nurturing environment for students of academic and personal promise.
WAAS fosters the abilities, imagination and motivation of each student so that he or she may grow academically and personally.
The Wilmington Academy of Arts & Sciences (WAAS) operates on the belief that children are successful in educational settings that are created to meet their specific needs.
Meeting the middle school population's needs drives the school's format and structure; meeting each student's learning needs drives the daily lessons.
Making a positive difference in the middle school years makes a positive difference in the rest of the student's life.
The goal at WAAS is to create a learning environment that will do just that.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other special emphasis association(s)|
|Grades Offered||Grades 5-9|
|Total Students||59 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 18%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
WilmingtonGrades: NS-12 | 573 students
3900 S College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412
ShallotteGrades: K-9 | 99 students
Po Box 2328
Shallotte, NC 28459
WilmingtonGrades: PK-8 | 415 students
806 Piner Rd
Wilmington, NC 28409
Myrtle BeachGrades: K-12 | 336 students
291 Ronald McNair Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
WilmingtonGrades: PK-9 | 74 students
423 N. 23rd Street
Wilmington, NC 28405