Camelot Academy

  • Camelot is a small, fully accredited, private school serving grades K-12 in Durham, NC. Camelot's small size and dedicated teaching staff make it possible for students to have a tailor-made educational experience.
  • While a student's academic progress is our primary concern, providing a safe, nurturing environment that supports social and emotional growth is part of our mission as well.
  • We seek to develop the whole person.  Each student is given a "pretest" so the teacher can determine existing skills and knowledge.
  • Instruction begins where demonstrated mastery ends.  As the student works through new material, the teacher provides instruction, feedback and guidance.
  • This may occur during one-on-one sessions, in small groups, or with the whole class.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Independent Private Schools Association
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$295
Summer Program Cost NotesSummer camp is sold by the week. There is also a registration fee from 25 to 75 depending on the number of weeks purchased.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students134 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Camelot Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size11 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
Average SAT score1256
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Nothing distracting, or offensive to the community)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,850
Tuition Notes Tiered tuition system: K 10900 1st to 4th grades 13350 5th to 7th grades 14850 8th to 12th grades 15850
% on Financial Aid
50%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,500
Acceptance Rate
53%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorScott Mitchell

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, Ultimate FrisbeeBasketballDance,
SoccerSwimming,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,

School Notes

  • Camelot is a small, fully accredited, private school serving grades K-12 in Durham, NC. Camelot's small size and dedicated teaching staff make it possible for students to have a tailor-made educational experience. While a student's academic progress is our primary concern, providing a safe, nurturing environment that supports social and emotional growth is part of our mission as well. We seek to develop the whole person. Each student is given a "pretest" so the teacher can determine existing skills and knowledge. Instruction begins where demonstrated mastery ends. As the student works through new material, the teacher provides instruction, feedback and guidance. This may occur during one-on-one sessions, in small groups, or with the whole class.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Durham
    Grades: PK-12 | 1229 students
    3.3 miles
    3501 Ridge Road
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919)493-5787
    3.3 PK-12
    1229
  • Durham
    Grades: NS-12 | 281 students
    3.8 miles
    3707 Garrett Rd
    Durham, NC 27707
    (919)489-2655
    3.8 NS-12
    281
  • Chapel Hill
    Emerson Waldorf School
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    Waldorf School
    Grades: NS-12 | 279 students
    9.2 miles
    6211 New Jericho Rd
    Chapel Hill, NC 27516
    (919)967-1858
    9.2 NS-12
    279
  • Durham
    Grades: NS-12 | 506 students
    6.3 miles
    4809 Friends School Road
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919)383-6602
    6.3 NS-12
    506
  • Durham
    Hill Learning Center
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 166 students
    3.4 miles
    3200 Pickett Road
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919)489-7464
    3.4 K-12
    166

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The average private school tuition in Durham, NC is $8,776 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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