Established: 1978

Northwood Academy

Address: Northwood Academy (Lower School)
2238 Otranto Road
North Charleston, SC 29406Northwood Academy (Upper School)
2263 Otranto Road
North Charleston, SC 29406
Phone Number: Lower School: 843-572-0940
Upper School: 843-764-2285
Fax Number: Lower School: 843-764-2274
Upper School: 843-764-3713
Web Site:
Principal or Headmaster: Mr. Larry Evanoff, Director of Schools
Mrs. Melanie Van Deusen, Lower School Principal
Dr. Darlene Anderson, Upper School Principal
Admissions Contact: Lower School Grades Pre-K – 5th (Lower School Campus)
Main Office: 843-572-0940
Fax: 843-764-2274
Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PMUpper School Grades 6th – 12th (Upper School Campus)
Main Office: 843-764-2285
Fax: 843-764-3713
Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Mission Statement: To educate students with an emphasis on college preparation, through academic and character development supplemented by the arts, athletics, and the humanities, with Christian values forming the underlying foundation.
Governing Board: Northwood Academy School Board
Grades Served: Lower School: Grades Pre-K through 5th
Upper School: Grades 6th through 12th
Total Enrollment: K3-12 – 670
Accredited: Advanced Accreditation by South Carolina Independent Schools Association (SCISA)
Tuition/Fees: 2013-2014 Tuition and Fees range from $4,983 to $6,898 depending on grade level.
Reference the website for a detailed listing of current tuition & fees for all grade levels.
Student Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Caring and experienced Christian faculty, many with advanced degrees
  • Biblical integration in a challenging college preparatory and honors level curriculum
  • Out-of-classroom educational opportunities through field trips in all grade levels
  • Comprehensive and competitive athletic program
  • Chorus and drama programs