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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:20 AM
School leader Donald S. Berger
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) College Preparatory
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Honors track
Independent study
Virtual school
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

16
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Remediation
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming None
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 91% 52%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Black 2% 26%
Hispanic 2% 13%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
10
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
17
Clubs
including: Boy Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Surfing
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Surfing
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Debate
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Math club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
SADD
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 5:30 AM
Before school start time 7:30 AM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools UNC-Chapel Hill
  NC State University
  Davidson College

Awards

Community service award Salvation Army Award for community service
Year received 2012
Academic award College Board recognition for 2 sets of AP scores
Year received 2007

Teachers

13
Staff
including: School social worker / counselor
Staff College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School social worker / counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.capefearacademy.org/admissions-cfa
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $16000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012