Wellspring Academy of the Carolinas is located in Brevard, North Carolina. It was founded in 2007.

This boarding academy focuses on weight loss and a behavioral change towards food while attendees continue their traditional education. Wellspring Academy is coed, grades 8-12.

Wellspring Academy of the Carolinas is located on 220 beautiful, rural acres. Sports like baseball, basketball, swimming, tennis, and track and field are offered and encouraged.

The student to teacher ratio is a good one with five students to one teacher, on average.

Scientific research and cognitive therapy are behind the way weight loss is approached for attendees. Currently, Wellspring Academy in North Carolina is the focus of a television show called “Too Fat For 15: Fighting Back.” It airs in America on the Style network.