Laurinburg Normal & Industrial Institute

  • The Laurinburg Institute is a private, non-sectarian preparatory school offering residential education in grades 9 through 12.
  • Laurinburg Institute reflects a history of excellence and achievement. It is now the only Black institution of its kind in the United States.
  • Started in 1904 by Emmanuel Monty and Tinny McDuffie, with only a small piece of swamp land and a dream of providing quality education and guidance for black childen.
  • That dream is being realized every day, but it has not been without a tremendous challenge.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12

Student Body

Total Students13 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Laurinburg Normal & Industrial Institute Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Laurinburg
    Grades: PK-12 | 228 students
    4 miles
    10300 Mccoll Rd
    Laurinburg, NC 28352
    (910) 276-7722
    4 PK-12
  • Charlotte
    Grades: K-12 | 135 students
    79.5 miles
    4301 Shamrock Dr
    Charlotte, NC 28215
    (704) 503-9102
    79.5 K-12
  • Chula Vista
    Grades: 6-12 | 2763 students
    2155.6 miles
    660 Bay Blvd., Suite 110B
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (866) 366-8847
    2155.6 6-12
  • Westchester
    St. Joseph High School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 597 students
    668.6 miles
    10900 West Cermak Road
    Westchester, IL 60154
    (708) 562-4433
    668.6 9-12
  • Concord
    Grades: 4-9 | 340 students
    688.3 miles
    516 Monument Street
    Concord, MA 01742
    (978) 318-3524
    688.3 4-9

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $8,551 for elementary schools and $10,455 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).