Shining Light Academy

Shining Light Academy seeks to fulfil the church's God ordained role in carrying out the Christian education command forum in scripture, along with evangelization.
Our goal is to aid you as parents in teaching and training your children with the Christian approach to life interwoven in each subject.
We desire to exemplify Christian standards of that which is true, honest, just, pure, lovely, and of good report.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 123 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,200
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Shining Light Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1997

Student Body

Total Students
123 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Shining Light Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
12 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$4,100
Admissions Director
Gayle Queen

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, Fine Arts Competitions

School Notes

  • Shining Light Academy seeks to fulfil the church's God ordained role in carrying out the Christian education command forum in scripture, along with evangelization. Our goal is to aid you as parents in teaching and training your children with the Christian approach to life interwoven in each subject. We desire to exemplify Christian standards of that which is true, honest, just, pure, lovely, and of good report.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
So thankful for this school-great administration, caring teachers, and a Christian environment for my children to learn!
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5  
Great school full of caring and loving teachers. Smaller class sizes that help with more 1 on 1 teaching. Mr. Satterfield is a very nice and loving principal. I'm glad my child was able to attend SLA
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 123 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,200
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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