O’Neal Ninth Grade English Takes Others on Journey through “The Odyssey”

Southern Pines – Lulu Brase’s English 9 students had the opportunity to put life to Homer’s “Odyssey” with some project-based learning and interaction with school community visitors. After some preliminary research, students were each assigned a book within “The Odyssey”. Through reading, annotating, literary analysis, and online research, students created projects

O’Neal Holds Graduation

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O’Neal Holds Graduation Southern Pines – The O’Neal School held its 41st commencement on Friday, May 26th in Owens Auditorium at Sandhills Community College. The commencement was preceded by a baccalaureate service at Brownson Presbyterian Church on Thursday, May 25th.  At commencement, Class Salutatorian Emma Barnes, daughter of Dr. and Mrs.

O’Neal Holds Blackbird’s Eye Dedication and Presents Youngclaus Awards

O’Neal Holds Blackbird’s Eye Dedication and Presents Youngclaus Awards Southern Pines – On Tuesday, May 16th,  O’Neal’s 2017 literary publication, The Blackbird’s Eye, was dedicated to Upper School Division Assistant Robin Prim. Written by O’Neal junior and member of the Blackbird’s Eye editorial staff, Sophia Renner, the dedication is as follows: This

Tom Bernett at Sullivan’s Steakhouse of Raleigh

We're please to announce that Tom will be joining Court Stewart for an extended calendar of dates at Sullivan's Steakhouse of Raleigh.  Court Stewart is one of the most repected piano/keyboard players in the entire central Carolina region. The two have been friends and co-performers since they met while teaching

Holmberg and Bradshaw Scholarship Recipients Announced

May 5, 2017 Holmberg and Bradshaw Scholarship Recipients Announced SOUTHERN PINES: Two rising ninth graders, have been chosen to receive four-year scholarships at The O'Neal School. Molly Kuzma has been awarded the Helen Pringle Holmberg Scholarship. Rebekah Ann Carr is the recipient of the Hannah Marie Bradshaw Scholarship. The Holmberg, and Bradshaw Scholars

O’Neal’s Henry Hamilton Awarded Fellowship

O’Neal’s Henry Hamilton Awarded Fellowship Southern Pines – Through nomination of its members, the Sandhills Branch of the English Speaking Union has awarded O’Neal Upper School English Teacher Henry Hamilton a scholarship to participate in the ESU’s Teachers Learning Abroad program this summer. He will be using this scholarship to study

Discovery Place Kids Birthday Parties

Location: 233 East Washington Street Rockingham, NC 28379 Phone: 704.372.6261 x572 Website: rockingham.discoveryplacekids.org Twitter: twitter.com/discoveryplace Facebook: facebook.com/DiscoveryPlace Pinterest: pinterest.com/discoveryplace Discovery Place KIDS is an innovative model in regional children’s museums developed by Discovery Place, Inc., the parent company of Discovery Place and Charlotte Nature Museum. Discovery Place KIDS is built on the theme of “I CAN” and offers unique opportunities

2017 Summer Camps at The O’Neal School

The O'Neal School has a summer program full of camps to meet a variety of interests. These camps are open for youth in the community to attend. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Camp Coordinator Dave Williamson at 214-738-6264 or ONealSummer@onealschool.org. Click here to see all of The

2017 Kool Kids Spring Break Camp

April 17th-21st, 2017 Your children will love our Spring Break Camp! GRADES K-5th 3000 Sq Ft Air Conditioned Sky-Lighted Game Room! Semi-Structured Fun Days, Weekly Themes & Crafts! Daily Learn-A-Lot Lessons, Organized Activities & Prizes! Outdoor Games, Music & Movies! Bible Blip Games & Chats, Rest & Read Time, Bookmobile Visits! Plus: Foosball,

Pete and Alkaterini Kakouras Announced as O’Neal Honorary Auction Chairs

February 10, 2017 Pete and Alkaterini Kakouras Announced as O’Neal Honorary Auction Chairs Annual Auction Slated for February 25th Southern Pines – O’Neal is pleased to announce Pete and Alkaterini Kakouras as Honorary Auction Chairs for this year’s Annual Auction. Their son, Andreas is in O’Neal’s eighth grade. “We thank the School for the

The ARTifact Shack – March 2017 Calendar

SandhillsKids Card Discount:  Take 5 classes and get the 6th for FREE Website: http://www.theartifactshack.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JordanBakerinSoPinesNC/ Email: contacttheartifactshack@gmail.com Phone: 540-454-3641 Classes:  http://www.theartifactshack.com/painting-classes.html The ARTifact Shack will be offering afternoon Painting Classes for Kids each week through March. Classes will be held on both Tuesday and Wednesday from 4pm to 5:30pm at The Ice Cream Parlor in

Dental Derby is Hiring!

Our team is growing!! We've never publicly announced an open position but thought it would be fun to do so here! We have a full-time position open for a DAII with the following requirements: --Loves working with children --Has excellent communication skills --Has superb customer service skills --Maintains a happy and positive disposition --Is team-oriented If you are

Baby Music Classes starting Jan 30!

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Baby Music Classes:  Who else gives 14 weeks instruction plus curriculum for $50.00! Location: First Baptist Church of Southern Pines Phone: 910-692-8750 Address: 200 E. New York Ave., Southern Pines, NC 28387 Website: www.fbcsp.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Baptist-Church-Southern-Pines-NC/166878160137225 We offer a $5.00 discount on tuition if you mention you saw us on Sandhillskids.com or present your card.   Baby and

O’Neal Holds Fall NHS Inductions

Southern Pines – Five O’Neal Upper School students were inducted into the National Honor Society on Tuesday, December 6th. During the ceremony, current members presented each of the four characteristics of membership: scholarship, leadership, service and character. Students must demonstrate excellence in these areas, in addition to maintaining a certain

Cavallini Attends Summer Institute

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Southern Pines – O’Neal Upper School English Teacher Jackie Cavallini received a fellowship to attend the Summer Institute for Early Career Teachers where she participated in a two-week intense curriculum with 71 other independent school teachers. The institute is hosted by the Klingenstein Center Teachers College of Columbia University. The

O’Neal One-Act Players Receive Excellent Rating

Southern Pines – O’Neal’s One-Act Players have much to celebrate, as they bring home honors from the 2016 NCTC High School Play Festival, held at Pinecrest High School on October 28th and 29th. Directed by Upper School English instructor Henry Hamilton, the group’s presentation of Moliere’s The Imaginary Cuckold, or

Falcons win against Carolina Friends

Falcons win against Carolina Friends 9/27/2016 James Franklin Falcons win against Carolina Friends The O’Neal School’s boys’ soccer team continued to play well in their EPIC Conference match with a strong performance, earning a 5-2 win against a tough opponent, Carolina Friends School. The Falcons were led by Junior, Manny Baningo (2018), who’s hat-trick propelled

O’Neal Announces Continued Dual Accreditation

July 21, 2016 O’Neal Announces Continued Dual Accreditation Southern Pines – The O’Neal School received notification in June of its continuing accreditation from the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), an accreditation division of AdvancED. O’Neal