Kerr-vance Academy

700 Vance Academy Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Tel: (252)492-0018
Grades: PK-12 | 490 students
Kerr-Vance Academy was founded in 1968 as Vance Academy.
It is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational college preparatory day school.
We, the faculty, administrators, and Board of Trustees strive to provide, for students of Kerr Vance Academy, an intensive liberal arts, college preparatory program in an atmosphere where ethical values are stressed.
We endeavor to instill concern in each student for the welfare of his community, country, and world.
We strive to recognize the individual differences and needs of our students and to guide every student toward intellectual excellence and good character.
We strive to foster intellectual curiosity, physical development, creativity, and social and moral values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 490 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Kerr-vance Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
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