Enrollment: 660 students in junior kindergarten – grade 12 (as of 1/15/16)
Location: 13820 Hagers Ferry Road, Huntersville, NC convenient to all communities of Lake Norman
Student to faculty ratio: 11 to 1
Class Size: While each class varies, our goal is to offer class sizes that maximize student success. Our elementary classes are limited to 21 students, often with a teacher and full-time assistant. Our upper school grade levels have 65-80 students each, while classrooms are kept under 24. Our high school honors and AP classes have as few as 7 students.
JK-2nd 8:15 am – 2:25 pm
3rd-5th 8:15 am – 2:50 pm
6th 8:15 am – 3:10 pm
7th – 12th 7:55 am – 3:10 pm
Faculty: SouthLake Christian employs approximately 90 faculty and staff. Sixty-five percent have, or are working toward, advanced degrees (Master’s or PhD). The High School has a College and Career Counseling office and our Academic Development Center is dedicated to learning services and tutoring at all grade levels. A school nurse is on campus at all times.
Head of School: David B. Rowles
Technology: Technology is incorporated into the classroom with SMART boards provided through a cooperative with Duke Energy, who has been our partner for over a decade, providing technology for the classroom and educational opportunities outside the classroom. We also have three computer labs available to students beginning in elementary grades.
Standardized Testing: Our students in grades 2-8 take the ERB test each spring, administered by only the top 10% private preparatory schools in the United States. The ERB enables us to measure our student achievement with the highest standards. SouthLake students scored 30 percentage points higher than other top US private schools on the ERB.
Athletics: Our athletic program offers competition for middle and high school athletes in 14 different sports. We compete in the Metrolina Athletic Conference (MAC) and the 3A level (highest level) of the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association (NCISAA).
School Colors: Blue and Gold
Transportation: SouthLake offers bus service to Mooresville, Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson, Denver and North Charlotte.
After School: Our After School Program is offered to students in grades JK-8. It is designed to accommodate student interests and family needs, helping parents manage their busy schedules.
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancEd (formerly SACS/CASI)
North Carolina Department of Non-Public Instruction (NCDNPE)
Greater Charlotte Association of Christian Schools (GCACS)
National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC)
Southern Association of College Admission Counselors (SACAC)
National Middle School Association (NMSA)