Metropolitan School of the Arts Academy

9601 Ox Road,
Lorton, VA, 22079-0323
Tel: (703)339-0444
We are a groundbreaking independent school located just south of Washington, DC, serving students in grades 7-12.
 The Academy at Metropolitan School of the Arts prepares students for a rewarding future in college, career and life by offering an accredited college preparatory academic program alongside a conservatory style performing arts training program in the areas of dance, music, theater and general arts.
We achieve excellence in arts and academic education through a unique approach to teaching and learning.
Our methodology encourages a nurturing, supportive and inspiring culture where students earn the confidence to propel themselves toward reaching their highest potential.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Year Founded 2013

Student Body

Total Students 15 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Metropolitan School of the Arts Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 55%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History, World History, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $18,500
Tuition Notes Grades 7-8 = $15,500 Grades 9-12 = $18,500
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Breanna Swetland

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Ballet, DanceBalletDance,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 02/27/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Covenant Academy Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethel Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bethel Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
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