About Wardlaw Academy

About Wardlaw Academy

Welcome Letter from the Head of School Jaime S. Creasy

As Head of School and on behalf of our faculty, staff, students, and families, I would like to welcome you to Wardlaw Academy. Here we believe that education is a lifelong process. We strive to provide a positive, nurturing, and academically structured Christian environment which inspires a love of the Lord, a love of learning, and prepares children for continued academic and athletic successes with a personal commitment to excellence. Recognizing the uniqueness of each child, our goal is to motivate students to learn through academically and athletically appropriate activities designed to stimulate intellectual, social, physical, emotional, and spiritual growth. 

Our Motto
Building Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

Our Mission 
Partnering with parents to develop the intellectual, emotional, spiritual, physical, and leadership potential of each student

Our Vision
Building on the rich traditions of the past to develop learners and leaders for the future 

Wardlaw Academy is a top choice in the local area for families seeking a challenging private school education in an environment conducive to spiritual, social, academic, and extracurricular growth. We are thriving with an all-time high student enrollment while maintaining small class sizes, highly qualified teachers, competitive sports, and a strong instructional program to prepare our students for future college or career opportunities.
It is a great time to be a Patriot! 
Jaime S. Creasy
Head of School

Wardlaw Academy History

Founded in 1970, Francis Hugh Wardlaw Academy is located between Edgefield, Johnston, and Trenton, South Carolina, at the intersection of S. C. Highway 23, Columbia Road, and Woodyard Road. The Academy is thirty minutes or less from Aiken, North Augusta, McCormick, and Saluda, South Carolina.