Hargrave Military Academy

  • Located in Southwest Virginia, Hargrave Military Academy is a premier college prep school that utilizes the military model to promote structure, accountability and character.
  • Hargrave offers a 'How to Study' program, discipline, and challenging college preparatory classes in a meaningful, structured environment for each student. The "whole-person" is addressed at Hargrave.
  • Development of personal responsibility, fitness, academic grades and moral character are important goals for each Cadet.
  • Opportunities for personal achievement lead each Cadet to a more successful, rewarding life.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Association of Military Colleges and Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1909
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$4,300
Summer Program Cost NotesTuition covers 4 weeks of classes, room & board and uniforms.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students233 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeHargrave Military Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Military uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$39,400
Tuition NotesTuition also includes room & board and uniforms.
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant$7,000
Admissions DirectorWesley McClure
Admissions AssociateDennis McKerrow

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseMarksmanship,
RiflerySoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWeightlifting,
Wrestling

School Notes

  • Located in Southwest Virginia, Hargrave Military Academy is a private boarding school with Christian values serving boys from grades seven to one postgraduate year. Hargrave offers a 'How to Study' program, discipline, and challenging college preparatory classes in a meaningful, structured environment for each student. The "whole-person" is addressed at Hargrave. Development of personal responsibility, fitness, academic grades and moral character are important goals for each Cadet. Opportunities for personal achievement lead each Cadet to a more successful, rewarding life.

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