Nancy Campbell Academy

Tel: (519) 272-1900 Ext. 1
45 Waterloo Street South
Stratford, ON, L0R1B, Canada
Nancy Campbell Academy prides itself on our unique education model that prepares students for the competitive university market.
The school focuses on helping students find purpose in their academic and extracurricular pursuits, which can lead to increased happiness and success in academics.
NCA's academic program combines the sciences and arts in a way that sets us apart from other institutions, and aims to develop the capacities of our students to become future leaders.
NCA offers a well-rounded education that prioritizes both academic excellence and personal growth.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 7-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 120 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $32,275
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $15,750
  • Acceptance rate: 82%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2023 School Data
Nancy Campbell Academy
School Focus
College Preparatory
Grades Offered
7-12, PG
School Type
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Religious Affiliation
Year Founded
1994

Student Body

Enrollment
120 students
% Students of Color
33%
% International Students
75%
% Students Boarding
95%
Offers Post-Grad Year
Yes

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
No
Classroom Dress Code
Average Class Size
11 students
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
ESL Courses Offered
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
50%
Summer Program Offered
Summer Program Details

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size
$2.9 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$32,275
(This includes tuition and boarding and meals.)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$15,750
Tuition international students
$37,275
Summer Program Cost
$3,699
(Cost differs for each summer program.)
% Students on Financial Aid
15%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant
$7,500
(Scholarships and Bursaries are available.)
Merit Scholarships Offered

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
82%
Director of Admissions
Nancy Elliott

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
13
Extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Math Club, Robotics Team, Study Hall, Writer's Club, Yoga Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance Workshop, Music Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Badminton Competition, Basketball, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Dodgeball Competition, Gym

School Notes

  • Nancy Campbell Academy is a small school that provides a world-class education to students by fostering a spirit of service to society and inspiring them to achieve their individual potential through academic excellence. The school follows the Ontario Ministry Curriculum, with enriched programs that help students become leaders of tomorrow. 
  • The curriculum is designed to build capacity and provide the knowledge, skills, and conceptual framework required to help communities. The school offers a blended Math program and encourages mathematical literacy and fluency without being dependent on calculators for simple mathematics. The Arts program provides opportunities for students to develop their skills and capacities in various branches of the arts and to explore their own creativity. 
  • Technology is integrated heavily into the classroom across every subject, and students learn about hardware and software by coding games, recording and editing video, audio, and pictures, 3D design, and website implementation.
  • Literature is taught with an equal balance approach to learning, and students become adept in four strands of communication, including oral speaking and listening, reading, writing, and media. The school's pace of learning is standard-enriched with flexible opportunities geared towards student needs. 
  • NCA fosters a supportive and distinct learning environment that promotes academic excellence within a framework of happiness and moral leadership. Finally, the school's unique educational model and environment transform students by considering intellectual, emotional, social, and physical development as synergistic and inter-related.
  • Nancy Campbell Academy accreditations: Ontario Ministry Certified Education
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Dr. Lita Cameron MD - Dr. Lita Cameron helping St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton in the fight against coronavirus Written by: Mike Pearson As millions of Canadians retreat to their homes for social and physical distancing in the fight against coronavirus, Dr. Lita Camer
    • Marjan Alison - Attorney at Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago one of the worlds leading law firms.
    • Dr. Alex Miloff - PHD, Research in Clinical Psychology, Technology-based Interventions, & Global Health
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Nancy Campbell Academy cost?
Nancy Campbell Academy's tuition is approximately $32,275 for boarding students and $15,750 for day students.
What is the acceptance rate of Nancy Campbell Academy?
The acceptance rate of Nancy Campbell Academy is 82%, which is higher than the boarding school average of 60%.
Who are famous alumni from Nancy Campbell Academy?
Nancy Campbell Academy famous alumni include: Dr. Lita Cameron MD, Marjan Alison and Dr. Alex Miloff.
What sports does Nancy Campbell Academy offer?
Nancy Campbell Academy offers 12 interscholastic sports: Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Fencing, Football, Indoor Soccer, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Swimming and Volleyball.
Does Nancy Campbell Academy offer a summer program?
Yes, Nancy Campbell Academy offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What is Nancy Campbell Academy's ranking?
Nancy Campbell Academy ranks among the top 20 boarding schools for High percentage of international students and Least expensive tuition.
When is the application deadline for Nancy Campbell Academy?
The application deadline for Nancy Campbell Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

Alumni Reviews Review School

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Class of 2020
5.00
University of Waterloo
Something that I feel makes Nancy Campbell Academy special, and unique is the approach towards service and how it is integrated into how learning happens at the school. The school offers students unique opportunities to. . .

Class of 2007
5.00
Cape Breton University
I was bullied a lot in the schools I went to as a child. At Nancy Campbell, I actually felt like I fit in. I don't remember there ever being a point I felt like. . .
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 7-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 120 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $32,275
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $15,750
  • Acceptance rate: 82%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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