Halifax Academy

  • Halifax Academy is a private, co-educational, college preparatory day school for students in grades Pre-K through 12 located in Roanoke Rapids, NC. Halifax Academy offers qualified and caring Christian teachers in small classes.
  • The curriculum is integrated with a nondenominational Christian emphasis, a wide variety of student activities and programs in athletics and in the arts.
  • Our parents and students come from many backgrounds and social strata, with the desire to receive an education which demonstrates quality by consistently seeing our students place at the top of student performance rankings in North Carolina.
  • Our alumni are accepted by colleges and universities across the nation.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1969

Student Body

Total Students342 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeHalifax Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
1%
Average Class Size15 students
Average SAT score1030
Average ACT score19

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost$4,716
% on Financial Aid
1%
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Battle Of The Books, Jr. Beta, Monogram Club, Octagon Club, Quiz Bowl, Sr. Beta, Student Government Association Jr. Beta, Monogram Club, Octagon Club, Quiz Bowl, Sr. Beta, Battle Of The Books,
Student Government Association,

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $7,642 for elementary schools and $9,414 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).