Pre-Kindergarten Program & Extended Care Center

Housed in O'Neal's Lower School, McMurray Hall, the pre-kindergarten programs and after care center are operated under the supervision of Lower School Director, Angie Manning and is staffed by individuals who have formal education and experience in early childhood education. For more information, please contact the Admissions Office at (910) 692-6920.

Three Year Old Pre-Kindergarten

  • 8:10am to Noon
  • Five Days a Week
  • Maximum Class Ratio 7:1
  • Curriculum includes
    • Cognitive & Language Skills Development
    • Fine & Gross Motor Skills Development
    • Social & Self-Help Skills Development
    • Learning Through Play and Exploration
  • Enrichments
                Music, Art, Library & Spanish 
  • Must Be 3 Years Old by August 31st
  • Must Be Potty Trained

Four Year Old Pre-Kindergarten

  • 8:10am to Noon
  • Five Days a Week
  • Maximum Class Ratio 7:1
  • Curriculum includes
    • Letterland Phonics Program 
    • Everyday Math Program
    • Social & Self-Help Skills Development
    • Physical Well Being & Motor Skills Development
  • Enrichments
    • Music, Art, Library & Spanish
  • Must be 4 Years Old by August 31st

    Extended Care Center - for Three & Four Year Olds

    • Noon to 3:15pm
    • Students May Attend One to Five Afternoons a Week
    • Center-Based Learning and Play
    • Lunch and Snacks Are Available

    Extended Care Center - After Hours

    • 3:15pm to 6pm
    • For Students Pre-K3 through 4th Grade
      • Group 1 - Pre-K3, Pre-K4 & Kindergarten
      • Group 2 - Grades 1- 4

    Tuition Schedule

    Pre-Kindergarten Annual Enrollment
    Extended Care Center
    (3&4 Year Olds)
    $50 registration fee for supplies and materials
    $22 per day
    Fees for 20/21 TBD
    After School Care
    $75 registration fee for supplies and materials
    $17/single day or $15/day (M-F)
    Fees for 20/21 TBD
    Serving Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Whispering Pines, Sanford, West End, Aberdeen, and areas surrounding Moore County, NC.

    The O’Neal School
    3300 Airport Road
    Southern Pines, NC 28387

    Visit our private school Facebook for preschool, kindergarten, elementary school, middle school, and high school photos.   Google+ offers a glimpse of private school life including preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school.   Follow Twitter to keep up with high school activities including athletic tournaments and sports scores.   Middle school students are prideful of postings on Instagram and become energetically engaged as a result.   Subscribe to YouTube for musical performances, convocations, commencements, and other events at The O'Neal School.
    SAIS Accredited Member School
    The O’Neal School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by law in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered program. Students are admitted to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school without regard for any protected categories./i>