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Acceptance of Lottery Positions

Welcome New Families,

If your child has been accepted to our school through our lottery process and has a current IEP, please be sure to include the most recent copy of the IEP in your second enrollment packet so that we can ensure a smooth transition of services for our upcoming school year.

If you have any questions please contact Lori Tryon, our EC Coordinator at

Lottery Results-What to Expect

The Lottery for the 2017-2018 school year will be held on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Parents and prospective students are not required to attend the Lottery. However, acceptance results will not be provided over the phone, online, nor in person once the Lottery is completed.

All results will be mailed to applicants within two weeks following the Lottery. If you would like to know whether or not the student has been accepted, please attend the Lottery on March 16th, or look for the official announcement in the mail.

Lottery Procedures 2017-2018


Reference: Southern Wake Academy Lottery Procedures, 22 October 2014 (See website)

Student selection for the 2017-2018 school year will be in accordance with the above-referenced procedures and additional information herein. With over 350 applicants to date, we will be working with large numbers in our lottery. We thank you for your interest and ask for your patience!

Lottery Procedures 2017-2018

SWA Student Application for 2017-2018

Southern Wake Academy is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The open application period is from December 1st – February 28th, annually. 

Once you have printed and completed the application form, you may fax it to 919-285-3873 or mail it to the following address:
Southern Wake Academy
5108 Old Powell Road
Holly Springs, NC 27540

Student Application for 2017-2018

If you have questions, please call SWA at 919-567-9955.

Southern Wake Academy is committed to educating students of all ability levels. Southern Wake Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, culture, religion, intellectual or physical ability, or economic status.

RESCHEDULED Open House Dates for Prospective Students

FEBRUARY 23, 2016

If you are interested in learning more about Southern Wake Academy, and how to apply for the 2016-2017 school year, then  this Open House is for you.

The Open House is a great time to take a tour, meet our teachers & staff members
and learn more about us.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
6:45 pm to 8:00 pm
Please join us promptly at 6:45 pm
for an Informational Opening Session
in the Gymnasium
in the new brick building.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

6:45 pm to 8:00 pm
Please join us promptly at 6:45 pm
for an Informational Opening Session
in the Multipurpose Room
in the new brick building.

Please sign up for the date of your choice and check the location details
for the grade level selected.
Sign Up Here

We look forward to meeting you and your student!