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Read this Animal Crossing: New Horizons Switch (ACNH) guide on Happy Home Academy (HHA). Including ranking, S Rank, rewards, scores, how to improve / raise ranking, & more!!

How To Raise HHA Ranking

Rewards & Points List

What Is Happy Home Academy?

How To Raise Happy Home Academy Ranking

How To Raise HHA Ranking Quick Chart

No.Ways To Raise Happy Home Academy Scores
1↓ Expand Your House
2↓ Decorate Every Room
3↓ Follow Feng Shui

The methods listed above are some of the ways you can improve and raise your Happy Home Academy ranking, giving your more points & rewards.

Expand Your House

Expand Your House

One of the best ways to improve your Happy Home Academy Ranking is to expand your house. There many expansions you can make, including 3 additional rooms, a 2nd floor, and a basement.

Check Out Our House Upgrade Guide!

House Expansion Loan Total Cost Chart

StageTotal Cost
1st98,000 Bells
2nd198,000 Bells
3rd398,000 Bells
4th548,000 Bells
5th758,000 Bells
6th1,248,000 Bells
7th2,498,000 Bells

Decorate Every Room

Decorate Every Room

It's important to make sure that every room is decorated with furnishings. Furniture such as bed, tables, decorative items will increase your points and add to your rank.

Check Out All Furniture List Here!

Use A Theme, Furniture Sets, & Matching Colors

Use A Theme, Furniture Sets, & Matching Colors

Rooms with a theme, have matching furniture sets and colors will definitely improve your Happy Home Academy ranking, giving you more points. Customize furniture & hunt down sets for more cohesive looks.

Hang Furnishings On Walls

Hang Furnishings On Walls

You'll get more points towards your ranking if you don't leave your walls bare. Remember that you can hang posters, wreaths, shelves, and other things to add more character to a room.

Make Sure Furniture Is Facing Forward

When you place down a piece of furniture, make sure they are facing forward. The front should not be facing any wall or you'll lose points towards your ranking.

Follow Feng Shui

Follow Feng Shui

If you can, try to follow the method of Feng Shui. This not only increases your Happy Home Academy scores, it also provides positive benefits to your overall gameplay experience.

Check Out Feng Shui Details Here!

Feng Shui Arrangement Criteria

  • Judging range is 2 squares on the wall side
  • Green furniture on the south side
  • Red furniture on the east side
  • Yellow furniture on the west side
  • Furniture outside the Feng Shui area is not judged
  • Additional points when placed on the table
  • It is added by putting multiple
  • 2 squares southwest / 2 squares southeast are determined by either color

Happy Home Academy Rewards & Points List

Happy Home Academy Rewards & Points List

This section is still being verified. More info will be posted once confirmed in-game.

Happy Home Academy Rewards List

Rewards Points Needed
HHA Pennant 10,000
Bronze HHA Plaque 20,000
Silver HHA Plaque TBC
Gold HHA Plaque TBC

Happy Home Academy Points System

Rank Points
B Rank TBC

Points Reduced When House Has Roaches

If your house is not clean and is infested with roaches, you'll have points deductions in your HHA ranking. Make sure to keep your house clean & free from roaches to get better scores.

What Is Happy Home Academy (HHA)?

Organization That Ranks Your House

Organization That Ranks Your House

The Happy Home Academy is an organization that ranks the way your house is furnished and laid out. It takes interior design into consideration and gives you points according to how you decorate.

Gives Rewards For Points

Happy Home Academy will give you a reward when you reach a certain number of points. These are normally plaques, trophies or pennants.

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Xinxin 12

Does anyone know if there's anything after the gold trophy ?

Anonymous 11

You get a Gold at 150,000 that's when i got mine.

Anonymous 10

Im at 121,000 have bronze and silver trophies got silver at 110,000 anyone know when you get gold?

/3loodhound 9

I just got my bronze trophy, so you get trophies after plaques. I’m currently at like 117,000 though

Anonymous 8

Gold is 50k

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