Oldest Private Preschools in Virginia

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The average private preschool in Virginia was founded around 1981 (2021).
The oldest private preschool in Virginia is Stuart Hall School, founded in 1844.
The oldest private preschools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Preschools in Virginia (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Stuart Hall School
    Stuart Hall School Photo - Students on a Field Trip.
    Founding Date: 1844
    Grades: NS-12235 W Frederick St
    Staunton, VA 24401
    (540) 885-0356

  • Rank: #22.
    St. Mary Elementary School
    St. Mary Elementary School Photo - Entrance to our School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1869
    Grades: PK-8400 Green Street
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    (703) 549-1646

  • Rank: #33.
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    Immanuel Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1870
    Grades: PK-81801 Russell Road
    Alexandria, VA 22301
    (703) 549-0155

  • Rank: #44.
    St. Joseph School
    St. Joseph School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1876
    Grades: PK-8123 Franklin Street
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    (804) 732-3931

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Chesapeake Academy
    Founding Date: 1889
    Grades: PK-8107 Steamboat Rd.
    Irvington, VA 22480
    (804) 438-5575

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Roanoke Catholic School
    Roanoke Catholic School Photo - Our Early Childhood Program (ages 3-5) is dedicated to the physical, social, and emotional development of the young child in a nurturing Christian environment. Each school day is planned with age-appropriate activities to enhance socialization skills, personal independence, and physical development in a comfortable, happy, play-oriented setting. Indoor and outdoor play are part of each day.
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1889
    Grades: PK-12621 N. Jefferson St
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540) 982-3532

  • Rank: #77.
    St. Catherines School
    St. Catherines School Photo - While St. Catherine's believes single sex education is the ideal learning environment, we also know that men and women will live and work together for the rest of their lives. The school works closely with St. Christopher's to provide a Coordinate Program in the Upper School.
    All-girls (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1890
    Grades: PK-126001 Grove Avenue
    Richmond, VA 23226
    (804) 288-2804

  • Rank: #88.
    Saint James Catholic School
    Saint James Catholic School Photo - We offer separately designated and fully equipped science, and computer labs, a newly installed robotics lab, a library, art room and music room.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: PK-8830 W Broad Street
    Falls Church, VA 22046
    (703) 533-1182

  • Rank: #99.
    St. Charles School
    St. Charles School Photo - St. Charles students perform in the annual Christmas Pageant.
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1909
    Grades: NS-PK3299 Fairfax Dr
    Arlington, VA 22201
    (703) 527-0608

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11. Founding Date: 1910
    Grades: PK-122132 Ivy Road
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 296-5106

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Stanley Seventh-day Adventist School
    Stanley Seventh-day Adventist School Photo - Hands-on activities spark a love of learning at Stanley SDA School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1910
    Grades: PK-8118 Church Ave
    Stanley, VA 22851
    (540) 778-3377

  • Rank: #1212.
    St. Christopher's School
    All-boys (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1911
    Grades: PK-12711 Saint Christophers Road
    Richmond, VA 23226
    (804) 282-3185

  • Rank: #1313.
    Collegiate School
    Collegiate School Photo - This may not look like much now, but it's our new Academic Commons, under construction and opening in summer 2013. The entire complex includes new art studios, a cafe, library and flexible open space for meetings and collaboration.
    Founding Date: 1915
    Grades: PK-12103 N Mooreland Road
    Henrico, VA 23229
    (804) 740-7077

  • Rank: #1414.
    St. Benedict School
    St. Benedict School Photo - St. Benedict Catholic School on the corner of Grove and Belmont, is located in the historic Museum District of Richmond, Virginia.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1919
    Grades: PK-83100 Grove Avenue
    Richmond, VA 23221
    (804) 254-8850

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Linton Hall School
    Linton Hall School Photo - Linton Hall School, Catholic Education in the Benedictine Tradition Preschool -Grade 8 www.lintonhall.edu(703)368-3157
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1922
    Grades: PK-89535 Linton Hall Rd
    Bristow, VA 20136
    (571) 428-2531

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School
    St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School Photo - Lower School math class: Learn more about Lower School academics at http://www.sssas.org/lower
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1922
    Grades: NS-121000 Saint Stephens Road
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703) 212-2705

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18. Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: PK-121320 Mill Dam Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 481-2446

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: PK-121000 Saint Stephens Road
    Alexandria, VA 22304
    (703) 212-2706

  • Rank: #1919.
    The Hill School
    The Hill School Photo - The Hill School
    Founding Date: 1926
    Grades: PK-8130 South Madison St
    Middleburg, VA 20117
    (540) 687-5897

  • Rank: #2020.
    The Williams School
    The Williams School Photo - Logo
    Founding Date: 1927
    Grades: PK-8419 Colonial Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23507
    (757) 627-1383

  • Rank: #2121.
    Highland School
    Founding Date: 1928
    Grades: PK-12597 Broadview Ave
    Warrenton, VA 20186
    (540) 878-2700

  • Rank: #2222. Founding Date: 1939
    Grades: NS-83229 Sleepy Hollow Rd
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    (703) 533-1064

  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    Browne Academy
    Browne Academy Photo
    Founding Date: 1941
    Grades: NS-85917 Telegraph Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (571) 451-1006

  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    Mt. Pleasant Christian School
    (Mennonite)
    Founding Date: 1941
    Grades: PK-81613 Mt Pleasant Rd
    Chesapeake, VA 23322
    (757) 482-9557

  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    St. Thomas More Cathedral School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1941
    Grades: PK-8105 N. Thomas Street
    Arlington, VA 22203
    (703) 528-6781

  • Rank: #26-2826.- 28. Founding Date: 1942
    Grades: NS-8415 Windover Ave, NW
    Vienna, VA 22180
    (703) 938-8323

  • Rank: #26-2826.- 28.
    The Langley School
    The Langley School Photo
    Founding Date: 1942
    Grades: NS-81411 Balls Hill Road
    Mc Lean, VA 22101
    (703) 356-1920

  • Rank: #26-2826.- 28.
    Warwick River Christian School
    Warwick River Christian School Photo - The Middle School Chorus was one of just 16 schools chosen to participate in the Field Studies International, Inc. National Christian Middle School Chorus.
    (Mennonite)
    Founding Date: 1942
    Grades: PK-8252 Lucas Creek Road
    Newport News, VA 23602
    (757) 877-2941

  • Rank: #2929.
    North Cross School
    North Cross School Photo - North Cross School develops in its students curiosity, a love of learning, and respect for themselves and others. Through a progressive curriculum, our students graduate as global citizens, understanding the diversity our world provides.
    Founding Date: 1944
    Grades: PK-124254 Colonial Avenue Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    (540) 989-6641

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31. Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: PK-83700 Burgundy Road
    Alexandria, VA 22303
    (703) 329-6968

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    St. Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: PK-82024 N Randolph St
    Arlington, VA 22207
    (703) 527-5423

  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33. Founding Date: 1947
    Grades: PK-813775 Spicers Mill Rd
    Orange, VA 22960
    (540) 672-1010

  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Walsingham Academy Lower School
    Walsingham Academy Lower School Photo - The Middle School is ranked in the top 10% of schools nationally measured by standardized academic achievement tests.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1947
    Grades: NS-71100 Jamestown Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 229-2642

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35. Founding Date: 1948
    Grades: PK-127336 Granby St
    Norfolk, VA 23505
    (757) 480-1495

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Powhatan School
    Powhatan School Photo
    Founding Date: 1948
    Grades: PK-849 Powhatan Lane
    Boyce, VA 22620
    (540) 837-1009

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