Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of supplies will my child need for his/her classes?

Southport Academy’s general supply list can be accessed through the parent or student links of our school website. The general supply list may not include items needed for Art, World Cultures, or special request items by individual teachers. Lists for these items will be made available on the first day of school.

When is NEW student enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year?

New to Perry Township enrollments are by appointment only. Please call 789-1400 to schedule an appointment.

When is 6th grade orientation for the 2019-2020 school year?

6th grade orientation will be held July 17th, 2019. There are two sessions from 10:00-12:00 and 5:00-7:00.

Each session will consist of various stations that must be completed. Each station will take about 10 minutes to complete. Please be sure to allow for about an hour to complete required stations and to receive your student’s schedule. Arrive before 11:00 for the morning session and before 6:00 for the evening session.

When is the first day of school for students for the 2019-2020 school year?

The first day of school for students is Wednesday, July 24, 2019.

What time does the school day begin and end?

The school day begins at 8:00 AM and ends at 2:55 PM on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The school day begins at 8:00 AM and ends at 2:30 PM on Wednesday.

When is Back-to-School Night?

Back-to-School Night will be held on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 beginning at 6:30PM.

When will school pictures be taken?

School pictures will be taken on August 8th during Specials classes. Payment is due at the time pictures are taken.

What is my student’s ID number?

Student ID numbers are the same as the student had in elementary school.

How can I make a payment towards my child’s book rental fees?

Payments for book rental can be made on-line using your child’s student pin number on the Perry Township Parent Center web page or can be mailed to Southport Academy’s address. Please mark your envelope to the attention of the School Treasurer.

Invoices will be available mid-September.

e-Funds

How can I put money in my child’s student account for lunch?

Payments can be made on-line using your child’s student pin number on the Perry Township Parent Center web page or you can send cash or a check with your child to school.

How do I get in contact with transportation?

The telephone number for transportation is 789-6220.

When and how does my child receive their report card?

Reports need to be accessed through Skyward. If a paper report card is requested, you will need to go to the Family Access tab in Skyward to request a paper report card.

How can I check my child’s grades?

Grades can be accessed on-line via Skyward using your child’s student pin number on the Perry Township Parent Center web page.