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Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$22,500
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$57,500
Received Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid
$27,000
From Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School

Founded in 1903, Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School nurtures and challenges students from diverse backgrounds as they prepare for college, career, and a lifetime of service. We are a global community of learners with students from 56 countries and 15 states. 75% of our students are awarded financial aid.

Rabun Gap has thriving athletics and an award-winning arts program. We are one of the only schools in the U.S. to offer a cirque program.

Our 1,400 acre campus is nestled in the Appalachian mountains just two hours from Atlanta, Greenville, and Asheville. Learn more on our website and schedule a visit today.

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Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1220
125 responses
Average ACT
26
34 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 12 responses
Poll
42%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 12 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 41 responses
  • Cirque
    24%
  • Seasonal convocations
    15%
  • Homecoming
    12%
  • Light the Christmas tree
    12%
  • Sporting Events
    10%
  • 10h Grade Hiking Trip
    7%
  • Nothing. They are all boring.
    7%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
65%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
Canada, China, Germany, Mexico, Nigeria
International Boarding Students
50%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
641
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 14 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 14 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 14 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
No data available  
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
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
17:1
Poll
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 17 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 17 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 17 responses

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Clubs & Activities

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

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