North Raleigh Christian Academy

7300 Perry Creek Road,
Raleigh, NC, 27616-0276
Tel: (919)573-7900
Grades: PK - 12 | 1434 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.
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 Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 1434 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade North Raleigh Christian Academy Students 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 18 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Advanced Courses AP Art, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP European History, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP United States History, 
Average SAT score 1150
Average ACT score 25
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 Susan Dial

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. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Live the Life, Marching Band, Middle School Fellow of Christian Athletes, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Student Council, Student Council, Youth and Government Live the Life, Marching Band, High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Middle School Fellow of Christian Athletes,
National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
Student Council,
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.

    Profile last updated: 01/30/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Body Of Christ Christian Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is All Saints Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Friendship Christian School (4.3 miles away)
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