Kerr-vance Academy

700 Vance Academy Rd,
Henderson, NC, 27537-0275
Tel: (252)492-0018
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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 485 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Henderson School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vance County Learning Center (3.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Great Beginnings Christian Ccc (3.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Henderson Vance County Learning Center
    Special Education School
    317 S Garnett St
    Henderson , NC , 27536
    (252)438-6900
    Special Education School
    3.4  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  1-9
  • Henderson
    Great Beginnings Christian Ccc
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Pentecostal)
    905 Americal Road
    Henderson , NC , 27537
    (252)430-1370
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Pentecostal)
    3.8  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Henderson
    North Henderson School
    (Christian)
    173 E Parker St
    Henderson , NC , 27536
    (252)430-0808
    (Christian)
    4.7  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Henderson
    Crossroads Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 249
    Henderson , NC , 27536
    (252)431-1333
    (Baptist)
    7.6  mi  |  251  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Henderson
    Victory Baptist Church School
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 592
    Henderson , NC , 27536
    (252)492-6079
    (Baptist)
    7.6  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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