About Hargrave

Hargrave Supporting Principles

College Prep

Offer a comprehensive program of college preparatory studies that sets a foundation of knowledge for lifelong learning.

Creativity

Encourage creative abilities in drama, music, writing, and other co-curricular programs.

Habits

Build habits in study, self-discipline, and time management practices that pave the road for success beyond Hargrave.

Structure

Establish a structured schedule that allows enough time for study, athletics, recreation, rest, and spiritual growth.

Athletics

Provide opportunities for physical development and to teach sportsmanship through team sports, intramural programs, and recreational activities.

Respect

Foster an environment in which students respect others regardless of their socio-economic background, racial or ethnic identity, gender, political viewpoint, or religion.

Military

Maintain a military program that provides organization, structure, routine, discipline system, and leadership opportunities to challenge and develop Cadets' potential.

Potential

Help students develop their individual potential and gain self-confidence through an appropriate recognition of achievements.

Faith

Provide faith development through individual prayer opportunities, voluntary participation in Bible study, dedicated devotion time and access to spiritually based extracurricular activities

Democracy

Develop in the students an appreciation for and understanding of the American democratic process.

Hargrave is known as a:

National School of Character

We are the only High School in Virginia accredited by Character.org

Our unique Leadership Program extends into high school and post graduate programs with the 18-week Leadership 1 and Leadership 2 courses. Our short-term goal is to inspire our Cadets to want to learn and grow as leaders.

The outcome of these formal courses is to develop Cadets into leaders that:

Strive

To be men of character and take action when required.

Want

To be positive and contributing citizens in their communities.

Desire

To make a difference and promote change.

Ability

To communicate effectively and make sound and ethical decisions.

Accreditation & Affiliations

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Parents, Cadets, Alumni, Friends, and
all interested in Hargrave are welcome to subscribe.

TOP