"This is a place to Discover your Destiny and Develop that Discovery." - Dr. Wiley Hughes

What we

We believe that a small caring community of diverse, highly-trained professionals working with students who seek to develop a passion in life creates the ideal learning environment. Young people have curious minds, tremendous energy, innate talent and incredible spirit all waiting to be awakened and nurtured. We respect research suggesting that students can reach full potential in analytical thinking, creative expression, and civic responsibility only when the walls of the traditional classroom are extended beyond the school facility. Whether in the classroom or pursuing extracurricular passions, our students are actively engaged in learning as accomplished scholars and artists. 



At Destiny Now Academy we value the total commitment of all our stakeholders (students, parents, staff, and supporters), as evidenced by:

  1. A sense of shared purpose and values

  2. Camaraderie, teamwork, and collegiality

  3. Effective communications at all levels to facilitate the educational objectives


An academic program marked by excellence and high achievement, as evidenced by:

  1. An environment that conveys the message that all students can learn, marked by increasingly higher levels of achievement with students performing at or above their academic grade level

  2. Effective, enabled, equipped, and empowered staff, parents, and supporters

  3.  Individualized and personalized instructions


A biblical worldview that is evidenced by:

  1. An awareness of the unconditional love of God, a sense of purpose and self-worth, and hope for the


  1. Workers who serve as models and mentors of the highest biblical values by loving God and loving others

  2. Instructions and training that integrate the truth of God’s Word with the facts about God’s world


Positive character development through:

  1. Having clearcut expectations of the children to demonstrate appropriate, responsible, and productive social behavior

  2. Teaching by persons who represent positive role models that the children can emulate

  3. Teaching social skills to children in formal and informal settings

"Success is in our DNA"



*Mailing Address for DNA*

6974 Raeford Rd

Fayetteville, North Carolina 28304


Tel:  910-758-1981

Fax: 919-882-1167

In him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will, in order that we, who were the first to hope in Christ, might be for the praise of his glory. - Ephesians 1:11-12