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Rabun-gap Nacoochee School

Rabun-gap Nacoochee School is a coeducational private Presbyterian boarding traditional school for students in grades 6 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Rabun-gap Nacoochee School says

"Founded in 1903, Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School has a wonderful history of providing boarding and day students with an educational experience of the highest quality at an affordable cost. The school is located on 1,400 spacious acres in Rabun Gap, nestled in the mountains of northeast Georgia, offering beautiful seasonal weather, a variety of performing arts programs and outdoor activities, along with a safe and secure campus environment for both day and boarding students..." Founded in 1903, Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School has a wonderful history of providing boarding and day students with an educational experience of the highest quality at an affordable cost. The school is located on 1,400 spacious acres in Rabun Gap, nestled in the mountains of northeast Georgia, offering beautiful seasonal weather, a variety of performing arts and outdoor activities, along with a safe and secure campus environment for both day and boarding students. We have continued to enhance our facilities and programs to meet the current needs of our students; The 47,000 sq. ft. Arts and Technology Building, a more spacious library, and superior athletic fields as just a few examples of the significant additions to the campus during the past four years. RGNS opened the 2009-2010 school year with an enrollment of 340 students. - Rabun Gap

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Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
Middle School $40,850 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (706) 746-7720
Email
  gholt@rabungap.org

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 45th percentile.

Academics

Academics

Test Scores

380 25th percentile score for the SAT Composite

690 75th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1691 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 336
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 16
7 28
8 39
9 55
10 67
11 60
12 71

Rabun-gap Nacoochee School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Rabun-gap Nacoochee School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Average Class Size 12
Gender 49% Male / 51% Female
Dress Code Casual
Percent Boarding 50%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 57%
Multi-racial 6%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 15%
Asian 19%

Extracurriculars

  • Anime - Japanese Animation Club
  • Chorus
  • Community Service
  • Dance
  • Environmental Club/ Environmental Awareness Association
  • French Club
  • Literary Magazine
  • Model UN
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Spanish Club
  • Student Government
  • Theater
  • Yearbook

Associations & Memberships

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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