Please contact Patty Webb, Head of School, with any questions you have using the link below or by calling 229-924-4406.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the deadline for applying?
Southland limits each grade so applying earlier can be beneficial; however, there are no hard deadlines to apply.
The first financial aid awards are done in mid-March so applying for financial aid and scholarships should be done by March 10th.
Can I visit a classroom?
Yes, we encourage parents and students to visit.
During COVID, these visits may be limited.
What is the entrance test?
The test is part of the evaluation to make sure Southland is a good fit for your family.
The test has a language arts section and a math section.
Can I pass or fail the entrance test?
No, the entrance test is not a pass or fail. It assesses based on a percentage where a student tests on a particular day.
The tests are used as a guide, not as a pass or fail option.
What is financial aid?
Financial aid is awarded to families who qualify based upon financial need.
The school uses an independent, third party to evaluate the need.
Are those who receive financial aid listed?
No, it is all confidential. No parent, teacher, or board member knows who receives financial aid.
How do I apply for financial aid?
It is an annual application. A family answers a short questionnaire and provides their latest federal income tax return.
What are tuition payment options?
Most families pay monthly; however, there is a semi-annual option.