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.

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Halifax Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1969

Student Body

Total Students306 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Halifax Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 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

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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

School Notes

  • 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.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roanoke Rapids
    Grades: PK-12 | 97 students
    6.5 miles
    90 Wood Store Road
    Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
    (252) 535-3007
    6.5 PK-12
    97
  • Ahoskie
    Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
    38.5 miles
    500 Kiwanis St
    Ahoskie, NC 27910
    (252) 332-2764
    38.5 PK-12
    239
  • Ahoskie
    Grades: PK-12 | 284 students
    37.9 miles
    420 Nc Hwy 11 N
    Ahoskie, NC 27910
    (252) 332-2964
    37.9 PK-12
    284
  • Burlington
    Grades: PK-12 | 393 students
    103.3 miles
    1615 Greenwood Terrace
    Burlington, NC 27215
    (336) 228-0296
    103.3 PK-12
    393
  • Cary
    Grades: 6-12
    78 miles
    101 Preston Executive Dr.
    Cary, NC 27513
    (919) 481-2123
    78 6-12
    n/a

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $8,551 for elementary schools and $10,455 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).