Established in 1970, the Hobgood Academy provides academic instruction and enrichment programs to students in kindergarten through grade 12. The academy serves students from Edgecombe, Halifax, Martin, Nash and Pitt counties in North Carolina. Its campus features a library, computer laboratories, weight training building, athletic fields and classrooms. The Hobgood Academy encourages students to take part in a range of athletic activities, including baseball, softball, football and soccer. The academy offers classes in English, history, math and science. It provides a range of programs in art, horticulture, physical education, technology, Spanish, study skills and woodshop. The academy operates beta and drama clubs. The Hobgood Academy is located in Hobgood, N.C.