Southpoint Academy prepares students to become ethical, well-rounded and self sufficient citizens by providing a world-class education in a nurturing environment that motivates students to reach high academic standards, enjoy learning, achieve success, and contribute actively to their communities.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 47 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,500
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
47 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade
Southpoint Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
(white, shirts, navy pants, Khaki material))

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Mildred Brown

School Notes

  • Curriculum Overview  
  • Southpoint Academy offers a strong academic program providing education for the mind, body and spirit. The program is based on the Abeka curriculum. It is a challenging comprehensive program.The school also provides an after-school and academic based summer program. Through hands on learning, students tackle a challenging academic curriculum in ways that are engaging, meaningful, adaptable to a variety of learning styles, and fun. Detailed descriptions of the curriculum are available upon request.   
  • Vision 
  • The Vision of Southpoint Academy is to educate and develop moral, ethical generations of young people equipping them with the character and skills to navigate successfully in life.    
  • Purpose 
  • We are a partnership of home and school, working together for the purpose of preparing students spiritually, academically, physically, and emotionally in order for them to successfully overcome the challenges of life.    
  • Our Philosophy 
  • Southpoint Academy shall provide each student the opportunity to study and develop his/her mind and body in a wholesome environment. It shall strive to provide the best education possible in preparation for all levels of education and to contribute to the establishment of ethical and moral values for a happy and creative life.
  • Being non-discriminatory in nature, we welcome all and shall teach that all truth is of divine origin. Knowledge to choose between right and wrong shall be imparted to each child.
  • Those serving the school in any capacity, whether in administration, on the faculty, on the staff, on the Board of Directors, or as a volunteer shall subscribe to the school's philosophy of providing a high quality, character based education in a nurturing environment.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 47 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,500
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Durham, NC is $10,894 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Durham, NC is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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