Merritt Academy

Tel: (703)273-8000
  • Merritt Academy provides care and education for infants through 8th Graders and is committed to character development as well as a rigorous academic program.
  • Here at Merritt, we encourage our students to learn through the exploration of their individual talents and potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students341 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeMerritt Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
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