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2018

  • May

    Senior Series: The Senior Project – An HRA senior explores Proton Therapy data

    Pursuing independent study has been a tradition for Hampton Roads Academy students. While Senior Projects are a requirement for graduation it is also an opportunity for students to learn about a subject that sparks their curiosity, passion or interest. In this Senior Series we will highlight unique, impactful and fun projects from this year’s senior class.
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  • HRA senior receives Harry F. Byrd award

    HRA senior Salonee Ferrao has an impressive resume of talents and accomplishments for someone her age.  She has played at Carnegie Hall, owns her own business and, earlier this year, received the prestigious Harry. F. Byrd Award.  
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  • April

    Senior Series: The Senior Project – An HRA senior combines his love of computer science and history

    Pursuing independent study has been a tradition for Hampton Roads Academy students. While Senior Projects are a requirement for graduation it is also an opportunity for students to learn about a subject that sparks their curiosity, passion or interest. In this Senior Series we will highlight unique, impactful and fun projects from this year’s senior class.
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  • March

    Senior Series: The Senior Project - HRA senior’s Passion for Leadership

    Pursuing independent study has been a tradition for Hampton Roads Academy students. While Senior Projects are a requirement for graduation it is also an opportunity for students to learn about a subject that sparks their curiosity, passion or interest. In this Senior Series we will highlight unique, impactful and fun projects from this year’s senior class. 
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  • HRA Seniors learn how to ‘Fight Like A Girl’

    HRA recently offered Annapolis Defense and Security's "Fight Like a Girl" College Prep Self Defense Program for girls in the Class of 2018.  The course focused on safety awareness, safety strategies, and defense techniques.
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  • Two HRA students head to OpSmile missions

    Juniors Peter Galantich and Olivia Basco are 2 of 45 high school students selected to participate on an Operation Smile mission this year. Peter will be going to Santa Cruz, Bolivia and Olivia will be going to Agadir, Morocco. 
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  • February

    Senior Series: The Senior Project - HRA senior makes Math fun for Middle School students

    Pursuing independent study has been a tradition for Hampton Roads Academy students. While Senior Projects are a requirement for graduation it is also an opportunity for students to learn about a subject that sparks their curiosity, passion or interest. In this Senior Series we will highlight unique, impactful and fun projects from this year’s senior class.  
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Newport News, VA 23602
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HRA is accredited through the Virginia Association of Independent Schools, a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and is a National Blue Ribbon School.