North Raleigh Christian Academy

7300 Perry Creek Road
Raleigh, NC 27616-0276
Tel: (919)573-7900
Grades: PK-12 | 1466 students
North Raleigh Christian Academy is Wake County's largest private school serving almost 1500 students.
It is a college-preparatory institution providing excellence in academics, fine arts, and athletics.
NRCA is known for its academic rigor, extracurriculuar activities (athletics, fine arts, clubs, etc.), and, most importantly, its spiritual focus.
Test scores far exceed state and national norms.
The Class of 2016 received over $4,000,000 in merit scholarships with 100% of the senior class going to colleges and universities.
As a Christian institution, students are taught not only how to make a living, but how to make a life.
Chapel, Bible classes, and Biblical integration into student life make NRCA distinctively Christian.
NRCA is raising up a generation of students who will make a difference and impact their society for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 1466 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade North Raleigh Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Principles, AP Computer Science, AP European History, AP Government, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art 2D Design, AP Studio Art 3D Design, AP Studio Art Drawing, AP United States History,
Average SAT score 1124
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes There are two payment plans: Full payment with a 2% discount, and 12-monthly installments.
% on Financial Aid
3%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Admissions Director Susan Dial
Admissions Associate Tonya Hayward

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBalletBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 13 High School Clubs, 22 Sports, 9 Middle School Clubs, Art, Band, Choir, Dance & Drama, High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Middle School Fellow of Christian Athletes, Student Council, Theatre, Worship Teams, Youth and Government 22 Sports, Art, Band, Choir, Dance & Drama, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Theatre, Worship Teams, 13 High School Clubs,
9 Middle School Clubs,
High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Middle School Fellow of Christian Athletes,
Student Council,
Youth and Government,

School Notes

  • Our Mission: North Raleigh Christian Academy is a community Christian school assisting families by providing academic excellence while instilling Biblical principles in students' lives that they might impact their society./!-- bullet end-->
  • Our Vision: North Raleigh Christian Academy stands as a lighthouse to those seeking a Christ-centered place of excellence with a loving and caring environment where students can launch into adult life equipped with the character and skills to navigate successfully for God's service./!-- bullet end-->
  • Our Faith: The general nature and object of North Raleigh Christian Academy shall be to conduct an institution or institutions of learning for the general education of youth in the essentials of culture and its arts and sciences, giving special emphasis to the Christian faith and the ethics revealed in the Holy Scriptures; prepare young people academically and spiritually to impact their society; unqualifiedly affirming and teaching the divine inspiration of the entire Bible; the creation of man by the direct act of God; the incarnation and virgin birth of our Lord and Savious Jesus Christ; His identification as the Son of God; His vicarious atonement for the sins of all people by the shedding of His blood on the cross; the resurrection of His body from the tomb; His power to save mankind from sin; the new birth through the regeneration by the Holy Spirit, and the gift of eternal life by the grace of God./!-- bullet end-->
  • Our Verse: "Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil." Ephesians 6:11/!-- bullet end-->
  • Our Affiliation / Colors / Mascot: Interdenominational / Navy, White, Gold / Knights/!-- bullet end--> Our Discriminatory Policy North Raleigh Christian Academy admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic oigin to all the rights, privilieges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic, and other school-administered programs.
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