Hampton Roads Academy

739 Academy Lane,
Newport News, VA, 23602-0236
Tel: (757)884-9100
Grades: PK - 12 | 572 students
Hampton Roads Academy prepares students in Prekindergarten through Grade 12 intellectually, artistically, physically and morally for higher education and for life within an inclusive community of service, compassion and excellence.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 572 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Hampton Roads Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
Average SAT score 1240

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies per Divison. Please call for more information.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rebecca Bresee
Admissions Associate Michael O'Brien

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Denbigh Baptist Christian School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverside Child Development & Learning Center (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Denbigh Baptist Christian School (1.8 miles away)
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  • Newport News Riverside Child Development & Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11879 Canon Blvd
    Newport News , VA , 23606
    (757)594-3300
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  NS-3
  • Newport News
    Denbigh Baptist Christian School
    (Baptist)
    13010 Mitchell Point Road
    Newport News , VA , 23602
    (757)249-2654
    (Baptist)
    1.8  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Newport News
    Resurrection Lutheran School & Child Care
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    765 J Clyde Morris Blvd
    Newport News , VA , 23601
    (757)596-5808
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Newport News
    J. Clyde Morris Kindercare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    6 Sierra Drive
    Newport News , VA , 23606
    (757)596-1532
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Newport News
    Hampton Roads Montessori School
    Montessori School
    610 Thimble Shoals Blvd Suite 524 Bld 5
    Newport News , VA , 23606
    (757)873-8950
    Montessori School
    2.1  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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