Wolf Creek Academy

Wolf Creek Academy strives to help turn lives around for thousands of struggling youth.
We are a faith based ministry designed to instill integrity, accountability, responsibility, and character while giving the student the opportunity to achieve a quality education regardless of their social status, race or religion.
Wolf Creek Academy provides a safe home environment for normal adolescents who have lost sight of a clear and positive future. They are all students who are quite capable of becoming mature and dependable young adults if given the proper direction.
In our program, many will be able to reach their highest potential when provided the tools and education to be able to do so.

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Wolf Creek Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
ADD/ADHD Support

Student Body

Total Students
18 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
Wolf Creek Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Please call or email for details


Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Wolf Creek Academy offer?
Wolf Creek Academy offers 14 interscholastic sports: Alpine Skiing, Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Climbing, Equestrian, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee and Weightlifting. Wolf Creek Academy is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for most sports offered.
When is the application deadline for Wolf Creek Academy?
The application deadline for Wolf Creek Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
Before I went to WCA I didn't understand how to control myself. I had authority problems, anger issues, focus problems, and never trusted anyone. The staff at WCA prayed with me, talked with me, and most of all spent time with me. They took the time to learn me, and help me to learn who I was. Wolf Creek Academy saved my life and made me the man I am today. Thank you to all the staff, a forever grateful student.
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I found WCA during a time of desperation; when my 14 year old was heading down a path that I believe would have ultimately found her in the kind of trouble a parent can`t `fix.` ~ She is 7 months into the program and her personal growth has been tremendous. She is pleasant and happy, more self-assured, accepts limitations without complaint, and truly enjoyable to be around. No doubt a different/deeper kid. The best part is that she sees the change in herself and knows she`s where she needs to be right now. It`s not always easy but a worthwhile investment for our family and her future, for sure.
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WCA receives my highest recommendations for its successes in recovery from teen issues and for its superb academic program. Our daughter had lost all interest in academics before Wolf Creek Academy. After her time at WCA with its proven self-paced academic system, she returned to an amazing levels of motivation and success in all aspects of learning. I cannot say enough good things about the academic program, and about all aspects of this outstanding school.
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Thank you, Wolf Creek Academy, for saving our son. From the beginning, you gave us new hope. Now our son is happy and whole, doing well in school and enjoying life again. You have not only rescued him from a destructive past but given him bright hope for a positive future. Thank you.
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One of the hardest things I ever had to do was admit I needed help raising my own son. There was a season of guilt, of asking myself, "What did I do wrong?" Sending him to Wolf Creek Academy was one thing I did right. My teen accepted teaching from them that he refused to hear from me, plus he had so many opportunities there that he would never have had at home. Wolf Creek Academy is a valuable resource for parents. Sending our son to Wolf Creek Academy brought our family back together
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1. Our daughter came to us one night with a desperate look in her eyes, and we knew we needed to get help. We searched long and hard before sending her to Wolf Creek Academy. At the first parent weekend, I knew as soon as I saw her that it was worth it all. The expression on her face was the most peaceful I have seen her look in a long time. We feel hope again. We are so thankful for Wolf Creek Academy
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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $9,437 for elementary schools and $10,756 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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