Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:20 PM
School leader Dr. Christopher Garran
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 52

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Honors track
Project-based

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Jazz band
18
AP Classes
including: Environmental Science
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Latin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered French
Spanish
AP classes offered Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Comparative Government and Politics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Environmental Science
French Language and Culture
Latin
Macroeconomics
Physics 1: Algebra-Based
Psychology
Spanish Language and Culture
Statistics
United States Government and Politics
United States History
World History

Support

17
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
English Language Learner program details The English as a Second Language Program (ESL) is a part of the Academic Center. Support and assistance is provided through the Academic Center for international students adjusting to the American culture and new school environment. Instructional programs are tailored to give academic assistance for international students who are developing proficiency in English.
English Language Learner programs Dual language programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Requirements for attending Applicants must be age 2 years and 10 months by the first day of school and completely toilet trained.
Payment schedule Monthly
Preschool meals offered Morning Snack
Lunch
Afternoon Snack
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 10
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 10
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 10
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 89% 54%
Black 6% 24%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
Two or more races 1% 4%
Hispanic 0% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

15
Girls Sports
including: Crew
14
Boys Sports
including: Lacrosse
17
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross country
Field hockey
Golf
Intramurals
Lacrosse
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Golf
Intramurals
Lacrosse
PE classes
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Forensics club
Game club
Gardening
Habitat for Humanity
Literary magazine
Math club
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:15 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Parent involvement details CHPA: The purpose of this Association is to foster closer relationships between the parents, faculty, and administration of Cape Henry Collegiate; to organize and carry out programs to raise money for specific purposes or for the general welfare of Cape Henry Collegiate; to promote activities that lead to improved school spirit and enthusiasm for Cape Henry Collegiate; and to conduct its affairs to benefit the public image of Cape Henry Collegiate, its students, and faculty.

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Families interested in applying to Cape Henry Collegiate can learn more about the admissions process by visiting http://www.capehenrycollegiate.org/Page/Admissions
Learn more Http://capehenrycollegiate.org/Page/Admissions
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application fee amount $50.00
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $6550
Tuition range (high) $19250
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Financial aid type (misc.) Academic Merit Scholarships in 6th & 9th Grade
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 325
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 260
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012