The O’Neal School provides a safe, nurturing environment for those choosing a college preparatory private school education.  An early childhood education curriculum starting at the preschool level progresses through kindergarten and elementary school grades.  In pre-kindergarten through middle school and even in the high school division, students are happy, enriched, stimulated and challenged as the school provides a healthy platform for learning, character development and overall strength of mind and body.  O’Neal is a community built on trust.  Everyone contributes to the distinction of the educational experience.  In classrooms, sports and arts, summer camps or even swimming lessons, dedicated members of the O’Neal community focus on every student, every day. 

O'Neal Faculty Thoughts

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  • The Reality of Student Leadership

    Lulu Brase, Director of Student Life
    Picture this—it’s a beautiful day in late August. The sun is shining, and the bustle of the school day is in full force. Throughout the morning you see small groups, two to three students transporting items out to the baseball field—speakers, corn hole, mini soccer goals. At lunch, you witness a larger group dividing up balloons and filling them up with water. There are two students directing others to head in various directions. At best, it seems to a distant observer as organized chaos, yet things seem to be getting done. Later, as balloons are filled, cars pull up to move buckets of balloons, and a handful of students carry buckets while others quickly run ahead to hold open the gates of the field. 2 pm hits, the field is empty of students and finally quiet. The stage is set—the water party afternoon awaits.
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Situated on a 40-acre campus in Moore County, NC, The O’Neal School serves families in Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Whispering Pines, Sanford, West End, Aberdeen, and the surrounding areas. The School is one of few educational institutions among Moore County Schools that is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) – qualified for membership through its dual accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS). Whether considering an education in public schools, private schools, homeschooling, or charter schools, O’Neal is worth a visit.
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

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