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 2018-2019 school year?

NEW student enrollment is open from 8:00 to 2:00 Tuesday, July 18th, Monday, July 23rd from 10:00 to 2:00, and Tuesday, July 24th from 8:00 to 2:00.

When is 6th grade orientation for the 2018-2019 school year?

6th grade orientation will be held July 19th, 2018. There are two sessions from 10:00-12:00 and 5:00-7:00.

When is the first day of school for students for the 2018-2019 school year?

The first day of school for students is Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

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 Thursday, August 9, 2018 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.

How do I find out my child’s student pin number?

Student pin numbers can be found at the bottom of the student’s textbook rental form.

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.

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.