Nansemond-suffolk Academy

Tel: (757)539-8789
  • The Academy provides an educational environment that is academically rigorous and driven by intellectual curiosity; that cultivates among its members social awareness and the virtues of responsibility, respect, compassion, and honor; that fosters a lifetime commitment to learning and service; and that instills a sense of pride in individual and group accomplishment.
  • The ultimate goal is for each student to reach his or her potential: academically, physically, emotionally, socially, morally, and creatively.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1966
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students823 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeNansemond-suffolk Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no uniforms, no jeans)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies by specific grade levels
% on Financial Aid
17%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,775
Admissions DirectorMr. Trent Blythe
Admissions AssociateMrs. Kacky Gallotta
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