Prince William Academy

3480 Commission Court,
Woodbridge, VA, 22192-0221
Tel: (703)491-1444
Prince William Academy prepares students for a rapidly changing global environment.
Our phonics based curriculum begins with our 2 year old students along with our language program (Spanish, Arabic, and Mandarin) through the 8th grade.  Our hands-on approach to curriculum aligns with the standards of the International Baccalaureate's Primary Years Program (candidate school) and our math/language arts programs are 1 year advanced beyond the public school system. 

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 181 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Prince William Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(White PWA polo shirt and blue bottoms. )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $925
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary based on hours and days selected. Please call to schedule a tour, learn about the curriculum, and review tuition costs. Prince William Academy offers structured before and after school care for an additional fee.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $10
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Shiree Slade

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Dance, Engineering for Kids Program, Musical Instruments, Small Group Tutoring, Soccer, Structured After School Program Dance, Soccer, Engineering for Kids Program,
Musical Instruments,
Small Group Tutoring,
Structured After School Program,

School Notes:

  • Student to Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1 (Preschool), 15 to 1 (elementary/middle). Languages: Arabic, Mandarin, and Spanish. Extensive before and afterschool care program. 

  • Profile last updated: 01/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christ Chapel Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Ridge KinderCare (2.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Academy Day Care (2.2 miles away)
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  • Woodbridge Lake Ridge KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    12781 Harbor Dr.
    Woodbridge , VA , 22192
    (703)491-1100
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.1  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Woodbridge
    Academy Day Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    13420 Minnieville Rd
    Woodbridge , VA , 22192
    (703)670-2500
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.2  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Woodbridge
    Cloverdale School
    (Nonsectarians)
    13506 Minnieville Rd
    Woodbridge , VA , 22192
    (703)670-8695
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.2  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  K-3
  • Woodbridge
    Woodbridge KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    14050 Central Loop
    Woodbridge , VA , 22193
    (703)580-1628
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.6  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Woodbridge
    Minnieland Academy @ Dale City
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    13923 Minnieville Road
    Woodbridge , VA , 22193
    (703)670-9444
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.6  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  NS-K

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 20, 2014 - Prince William Academy is the best private school in Woodbridge. This school not only has very challenging and advanced curriculum but also offers 5 languages. This is our second year at Prince William Academy and my child loves this school. The Principal and the staff are highly educated with College Degrees, very professional, very helpful and they treat students and parents with lot of respect. We feel fortunate that our child attends this school. We highly recommend this school to all the parents looking for good private school. - Posted by Parent

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