Admissions

Affording O'Neal

Investing in Your Child's Future

When you enroll your child at O’Neal, you join a community where your child will be known, valued, and nurtured.  Your child will be taught by a passionate team of educational professionals who strive to know each of their students as individuals.  Supported by this personalized partnership, students develop academically and socially to meet their full potential.  At O’Neal we cultivate character, critical thinking, physical well-being, creativity, problem solving abilities, and communication skills which, joined by a rigorous academic program, form the base our college preparatory institution. 
 
An O’Neal education is an investment in a strong foundation and structure of life-long learning.

Tuition

Tuition for Academic Year 2019-2020

Pre-Kindergarten - 3 and 4 year olds (Half Day) $6,900
Kindergarten (Full Day) $11,950
Grades 1 through 6 $14,950
Grades 7 through 12 $17,900
Pre-Kindergarten Annual Enrollment
$6,900
Extended Care Center
(3&4 Year Olds)
 $20 per day
After School Care
$50 registration fee for supplies and materials
$15/day

Payment Plan Options

List of 4 items.

  • Full Payment Plan

    100% of the tuition and the optional Dewar’s Tuition Refund Premium are due by the date indicated on the Enrollment Contract.
  • Two-Payment Plan

    10% tuition deposit and the required Dewar’s Tuition Refund Premium are due by the date indicated on the Enrollment Contract. The remaining 90% of tuition is due and payable in two installments, as follows: 45% due July 5 and 45% due November 5.
  • Four-Month Payment Plan

    10% tuition deposit and the required Dewar’s Tuition Refund Premium are due by the date indicated on the Enrollment Contract. The remaining 90% of tuition is due and payable in four installments, as follows: 22.5% due July 5, 22.5% due September 5, 22.5% due November 5, and 22.5% due January 5. A $250 administrative fee per student is required with this plan and is due with the July payment.
  • Nine-Month Payment Plan

    10% tuition deposit and the required Dewar’s Tuition Refund Premium are due by the date indicated on the Enrollment Contract. The remaining 90% of tuition is due in equal monthly payments beginning in June and ending in February. A $250 administrative fee per student is required with this plan and is due with the June payment.

Financial Aid

Our financial aid program is robust, accessible and benefits a large variety of families.  Our trustees and administrators prioritize socioeconomic diversity at O’Neal by allocating over $1 million in operational funds per year to need-based financial aid.  More than 30% of students currently attending O’Neal receive financial aid. While O’Neal cannot meet the full need of every student, financial aid can help offset full tuition costs. Each family must contribute a minimum of 25% of tuition per board policy.

More Information

9th Grade Merit Scholarships

Thanks to the generosity of O’Neal families, two scholarships are offered to rising 9th grade students. Each is renewable each year while enrolled in the Upper School.

Our children and our family love the experience we have enjoyed at the O’Neal school. The teachers and staff and everyone are amazing. It is a joy to be part of! ---Stacey B. 

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
910.692.6920

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