Merritt Academy

9211 Arlington Blvd,
Fairfax, VA, 22031-0220
     Tel: (703)273-8000
Grades: PK - 8 | 141 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)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 141 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 26%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Merritt Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
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 Montessori School Of Cedar Lane (0.9 miles away)
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  • FairfaxThe New School Of Northern Virginia
    9431 Silver King Court
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)691-3040
    0.6 mi | 137 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • FairfaxWay Of Faith Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    8800 Arlington Blvd
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)573-7221
      (Assembly of God)
    0.7 mi | 52 students | Gr. KG-11                      
  • FairfaxMontessori School Of Cedar Lane
    Montessori School
    3035 Cedar Ln
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)560-4379
    Montessori School
    0.9 mi | 21 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • FairfaxAppletree School
      (Christian)
    9655 Blake Lane
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)281-7747
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • FairfaxFairfax KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    9749 Main Street
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)273-3155
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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