Christopher Academy

  • Christopher Academy fosters a love of learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded1970

Student Body

Total Students148 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeChristopher Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,179
Tuition NotesTuition rate listed is for 1st - 5th grades. Tuition for Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten is less than tuition for 1st - 5th grades.
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Admissions DirectorCarmen Campbell

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Adventure Kids, CARES Club - Community Service
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: PK-6 | 101 students
    2.6 miles
    1200 Hodges Ferry Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)488-4477
    2.6 PK-6
    101
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: PK-12 | 616 students
    3.7 miles
    3214 Elliott Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757)393-0725
    3.7 PK-12
    616
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: PK-5 | 68 students
    8.7 miles
    1212 Willow Avenue
    Chesapeake, VA 23325
    (757)424-7230
    8.7 PK-5
    68
  • Norfolk
    Grades: NS-12 | 158 students
    9.5 miles
    9504 Selby Pl
    Norfolk, VA 23503
    (757)583-1808
    9.5 NS-12
    158
  • Norfolk
    St. Pius X School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8
    9.7 miles
    7800 Halprin Dr
    Norfolk, VA 23518
    (757)588-6171
    9.7 PK-8
    n/a

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