Tabernacle Baptist Academy

717 Whitehurst Landing Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23464-0234
Tel: (757)420-5696
Grades: PK-12 | 219 students
Tabernacle Baptist School (TBS) was founded in 1969 as an integral part of Tabernacle Baptist Church.
From day one, our staff has been dedicated to educating and training young people for the Glory of God.
Home-school cooperation has been a major reason for the success of TBS.  The family is the center of our system.
The lower elementary school teaches children to develop skills in critical thinking, classifying, illustrating, summarizing and interpreting information.
Special emphasis is given in phonics to develop foundational skills.
Students are challenged to compose oral and written sentences as well as read sentences orally and silently.
Education is a process that is important for the success of each individual and, therefore, is needed in order to succeed.
Teaching children to communicate and think are important tools for their future within the world.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 219 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Tabernacle Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,300
Tuition Notes Maximum of $4,300--tuition is lower based upon grade entering.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Cheering, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballCheering,
Flag FootballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Clubs, Choirs, Band, Private Piano & Instrumental Lessons, Mission Trips, Field Trips Clubs, Choirs, Band, Mission Trips, Field Trips, Private Piano & Instrumental Lessons,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Oaktree Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hope Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hope Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Virginia Beach
    Hope Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-KG | 61 students
    0.6 miles
    5350 Providence Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
  • Virginia Beach
    College Park KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    5925 Providence Rd.
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
  • Virginia Beach
    Oaktree Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: KG-12 | 178 students
    1 miles
    817 Kempsville Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
  • Virginia Beach
    KPC Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: NS-K | 120 students
    1.1 miles
    805 Kempsville Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: PK-4 | 76 students
    1.1 miles
    5549 Indian River Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464

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