D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy

At D.C. Virgo, the classroom extends beyond the walls of the school to include community-based, collaborative learning.

Join Us at D.C. Virgo!


D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy is a K-8 year-round public school that was opened by UNCW in July 2018.  The school offers a family-friendly environment, with a focus on the whole child and opportunities that extend to the UNCW campus and broader community. D.C. Virgo, where families come to school together!

A few highlights:

  • Experienced and qualified teaching staff, committed to student success;
  • Community partners who help serve the whole child;
  • Action-based learning engagement, where movement and learning go together;
  • Athletic and academic enrichment opportunities.


D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy - 813 Nixon St, Wilmington, NC 28401 - (910) 251-6150