Merritt Academy

9211 Arlington Blvd,
Fairfax, VA, 22031-0220
Tel: (703)273-0787
Grades: K - 9 | 363 students
Merritt Academy provides care and education for infants through 8th Graders and is committed to character development as well as a rigorous academic program.
Here at Merritt, we encourage our students to learn through the exploration of their individual talents and potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 363 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Merritt Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The New School Of Northern Virginia (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The New School Of Northern Virginia (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Appletree School (1 miles away)
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  • Fairfax The New School Of Northern Virginia
    (Nonsectarians)
    9431 Silver King Court
    Fairfax , VA , 22031
    (703)691-3040
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  130  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Fairfax
    Montessori School Of Cedar Lane
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    3035 Cedar Ln
    Fairfax , VA , 22031
    (703)560-4379
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Fairfax
    Appletree School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    9655 Blake Lane
    Fairfax , VA , 22031
    (703)281-7747
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    1  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Fairfax
    Fairfax KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    9749 Main Street
    Fairfax , VA , 22031
    (703)273-3155
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Vienna Parkwood School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    601 Marshall Rd Sw
    Vienna , VA , 22180
    (703)281-3707
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.3  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  K

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