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Cape Henry Collegiate
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  • Private
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, VA

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Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
March 15
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$22,190
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid
$9,500
From Cape Henry Collegiate

Located on a 30-acre campus in a residential area within five miles of the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Henry Collegiate serves approximately 1050 students.

The academically challenging curriculum is responsive to each child's needs and is supported by a strong honor code. The educational process not only prepares students for college, but for life and work beyond. The Lower School strives to develop self-esteem and to build a sense of responsibility toward others. It encourages independent thinking within a solid academic foundation.

The Middle and Upper Schools provide students with the skills, attitudes, and character development they need to succeed in competitive colleges and universities. Advanced Placement, and Honors classes are available in all disciplines in the Upper School.

The School's mission is:

We know, value, and challenge each student. We commit to building a diverse and inclusive community.We graduate independent thinkers and globally aware citizens.

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Cape Henry Collegiate Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1250
85 responses
Average ACT
29
26 responses

The Future of Health and Medical Science

Our Health and Medical Science Program is one of our Programs of Distinction. CHC students learn about medical practice and the medical science field. The program fosters both knowledge and practical experience by focusing on content, skills, perspectives, experience, connections, and practice, and by taking a multifocal, multidisciplinary approach.

Culture & Safety

Poll
73%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 26 responses
  • Athletic events
    23%
  • Fall Festival
    19%
  • Basketball Games
    15%
  • Guest Speakers
    12%
  • Musicals & Plays
    12%
  • Spirit Week
    8%
  • Field Hockey Games
    4%

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Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,054
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 10 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 10 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 10 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$13,300
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
3 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
17:1
Poll
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 12 responses
Poll
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 12 responses
Poll
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 12 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
78%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 9 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$78,136
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,380
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$287,400
National
$229,800

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