Norfolk Academy

1585 Wesleyan Dr,
Norfolk, VA, 23502-0235
Tel: (757)461-6236
Grades: 1 - 12 | 1227 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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 1227 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Norfolk Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby 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 Gateway Christian School (1.9 miles away)
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  • Virginia Beach Chesapeake Bay Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    821 Baker Rd
    Virginia Beach , VA , 23462
    (757)497-6200
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.7  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Norfolk Town & Country Day School
    1421 Kempsville Rd
    Norfolk , VA , 23502
    (757)461-5456
    1  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Virginia Beach Diamond Springs KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    990 Diamond Springs Rd.
    Virginia Beach , VA , 23455
    (757)671-7370
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Virginia Beach
    Gateway Christian School
    (Baptist)
    5473 Virginia Beach Blvd
    Virginia Beach , VA , 23462
    (757)499-6551
    (Baptist)
    1.9  mi  |  240  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Norfolk Barry Robinson Center
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    443 Kempsville Rd
    Norfolk , VA , 23502
    (757)455-6134
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  1-12

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