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Hargrave Military Academy

Call: 434-432-2481
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Hargrave Military Academy
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Hargrave Military Academy

At a glance

Location Chatham, VA
Tuition $29,900
Grades 7-12, PG Students Receiving Aid 33%
Student Body Boys Total Aid Awarded $248,000
Student/Faculty Ratio 11:1 Endowment $4,000,000
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Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate 90%

Total Enrollment

Total Enrollment 350

Average Class Size

Average Class Size 14

Sports & Extracurriculars

Sports & Extracurriculars 39*
Average SAT Score (Math) N/R
Average SAT Score (Verbal) N/R
Learning Support Program?
Number of AP Programs 4
ESL Offered?
IB Program Offered?

Overview

Region Greensboro NC Area
Roanoke VA Area
Program Emphasis 5-Day Boarding School
Boarding School
College Prep
Day School
Military
All Grades 7-12, PG
Boarding Grades 7-PG
Grade Divisions Post Graduate
Primary
Secondary
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Student Body Boys
Established 1909
Dress Code Uniform
School Setting Small Town
Campus Size (Acres) 214
Head of School Brig. Gen. Don Broome, Jr., USA (Ret)
Endowment $4,000,000

History

Hargrave Military Academy is a private, Christian boarding school serving young men from grades seven to one Post-Graduate year. Located in Southwest Virginia, 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 build a more successful, rewarding future for our students.

Small classes, an adviser program and after class office time with instructors ensure that Cadets remain on a positive academic path geared towards success at the collegiate level. Hargrave maintains an average student-teacher ratio of 11:1, which keeps the focus on the student. Hargrave is a USNA Foundation School.

Hargrave averages approximately 350 students per year. The Academy maintains accreditation with the Virginia Association of Independent Schools and Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Hargrave respects people of all faiths and denominations.

Physical exercise and sports are an important part of the Hargrave culture. The Academy fields several athletic teams for all ages and abilities. Recently upgraded sports venues, including a 50m indoor pool, six lighted tennis courts and professional style ball field. Hargrave teams are frequently seen as Virginia Independent Conference champions or contenders.

Acceptance to Hargrave is offered based on the candidates’ previous academic record, standardized test results, teacher recommendations and a personal interview during a campus visit. The cost to attend Hargrave is $29,500. Financial aid is available and provided based on both merit and family need.

Academics

Full Time Faculty 28
Faculty with doctorate 2
Faculty with masters 12
Student/Faculty ratio 11:1
Average Class Size 14
Special Academic Support Programs
ESL
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Art
Art History
Bible
Biology
Calculus
Chemistry
Chinese
Driver Education
Earth Science
English
English as a Second Language
English Literature
Ethics
French
Geometry
Government/Civics
Grammar
Health
History
Journalism
Latin
Mathematics
Physical Education
Physics
Pre-calculus
Psychology
Science
Social Studies
Trigonometry
Writing
A.P. Courses Offered
Chemistry
English Literature
Spanish Language
US History

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 350
Boys 350
% Boys/Girls 100%/0%
Boarding Students 325
Day Students 25
International
China
Korea
Mexico
Other (Egypt)
Saudi Arabia
UK
Venezuela
United States
Alabama
California
Dist. of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Indiana
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maryland
Massachusetts
New Jersey
North Carolina
Ohio
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
West Virginia
Majority of students come from Southeast
% of Students of Color 15%
% of International Students 7%

Admission

E-mail walkera@hargrave.edu
Web Address www.hargrave.edu
Director of Admission Amy Walker
Admission Application Apply to Hargrave Military Academy
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount 75
Application Deadline(s) Aug
Financial Aid Awarded $248,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 33%
Acceptance Rate 90%
Admissions Selectivity Somewhat selective
Admissions Yield 90%
Day Student Tuition $12,900
Boarding Student Tuition $29,900
International Student Tuition $33,795

College Placement Office

Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
Recent College Matriculations http://www.hargrave.edu/academics/college-acceptance-scoreboard
% of Graduates Who Attend College 99.9%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
baseball
basketball
cross-country
diving
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
swimming
tennis
wrestling
Recreational Sports
baseball
basketball
camping
canoe
drill team
fishing
hiking
outdoor club/skills
rappelling
rock climbing
skiing
soccer
swimming
table tennis
tennis
weight lifting
Extra-Curricular Activities
Choir
Debate Club
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
French Club
Honor Council
International Club
Literary Magazine
Math Club
National Honor Society
School Band
Spanish Club
Yearbook

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Contact Info

Phone 434-432-2481
Address 200 Military Dr - Chatham, VA 24531
Website www.hargrave.edu 
Email walkera@hargrave.edu 
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