The New School Of Northern Virginia

9431 Silver King Court
Fairfax, VA 22031-0220
Tel: (703)691-3040
Grades: 4-12 | 137 students
The mission of The New School of Northern Virginia is to provide a respectful, stimulating environment with small classes where students succeed adacemically, discover the joy of learning, and experience the rewards of active participation in a community. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades 4-12
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade The New School Of Northern Virginia Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Language, English Literature, Human Geography, Physics, US Government, US History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $24,400
Tuition Notes Grade 4 $16,010.00 Grade 5 $17,775.00 Grade 6 $19,730.00 Grades 7 - 8 $24,400.00 Grades 9 - 12 $26,950.00
Admissions Director Steve Roushakes


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cycling, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCycling,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Cappies, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Dance Club, Debate Team, Doctor Who Club, Drama Club, Drum Club, Film Club, GSA, Game Club, International Club, Knitting Club, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Newspaper, Photography Club, Recycling Club, Soccer CLub, Strategy Club, Table Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Yearbook, Youth Theatre Art Club, Cappies, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Dance Club, Debate Team, Drama Club, Drum Club, Film Club, GSA, Game Club, Knitting Club, Math Club, Newspaper, Recycling Club, Soccer CLub, Strategy Club, Table Tennis, Yearbook, Youth Theatre, Doctor Who Club,
International Club,
Literary Magazine,
Photography Club,
Ultimate Frisbee,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Way Of Faith Christian Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Merritt Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Merritt Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • Fairfax
    Grades: PK-8 | 341 students
    0.6 miles
    9211 Arlington Blvd
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Fairfax
    Appletree School
    Grades: PK-3 | 99 students
    1 miles
    9655 Blake Lane
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Fairfax
    Grades: KG-11 | 52 students
    1.2 miles
    8800 Arlington Blvd
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Fairfax
    Fairfax KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.4 miles
    9749 Main St.
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Fairfax
    Grades: PK-KG | 104 students
    1.4 miles
    3035 Cedar Ln
    Fairfax, VA 22031

School Reviews

My son has attended this school for just over a year and we couldn't be happier! The classes are small and engaging, and the teachers take the time to make sure he's interested in and understanding the content. We are so excited that we found The New School. If you're looking for small classes and a friendly community please consider The New School.
- Posted by Parent, 08/18/15

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The average private school tuition in Fairfax County, VA is $11,657 for elementary schools and $22,613 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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