Norfolk Academy

1585 Wesleyan Dr
Norfolk, VA 23502-0235
Tel: (757)461-6236
Grades: 1-12 | 1209 students
The Norfolk Academy is a college preparatory co-educational day school that strives to assist its students to develop maturity of body, mind, and character.
We hope to engender an awareness and appreciation of intellectual, aesthetic, and moral excellence in a setting that offers well-developed programs, not only in the academic disciplines, but also in fine arts and athletics.
We aim to prepare students to become useful and responsible citizens of a democracy.
We strive to make them aware of their roles in creating a just society.
We are committed to the spiritual and ethical values of the Judeo-Christian heritage and envision that these will become a part of the being of each member of the Norfolk Academy community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 1-12

Student Body

Total Students 1209 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Norfolk Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Chesapeake Bay Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chesapeake Bay Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Diamond Springs KinderCare (1 miles away)
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  • Virginia Beach
    Chesapeake Bay Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 108 students
    0.7 miles
    821 Baker Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
  • Virginia Beach
    Diamond Springs KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    990 Diamond Springs Rd.
    Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Norfolk
    Grades: K-6 | 136 students
    1 miles
    1421 Kempsville Rd
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Norfolk
    Barry Robinson Center
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 1-12 | 52 students
    1.8 miles
    443 Kempsville Rd
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: PK-12 | 287 students
    1.9 miles
    5473 Virginia Beach Blvd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462

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