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Queen of Apostles Catholic School is a co-educational school serving students K-8.
With Mary, "the first disciple of her son" (Redemptoris Mater, 20), Queen of Apostles Catholic School is rooted in faith, excellence, and joy.We flourish by embracing our call to holiness, advancing in virtue and academics, and cultivating the many talents God has given us.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 155 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
155 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Queen Of Apostles Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
There are separate rates for Catholics and non-Catholics. Please visit our website for details.
Admissions Director
Anne Arias, Principal
Admissions Associate
Maria Fox


Total Sports Offered
3 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
15 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Altar Servers, Ambassadors, Annual Middle School Retreats, Chess Club, Eagle's Quill, Geography Bee, MathCounts, National Junior Honor Society, Safety Patrols, Shakespeare Festival, Stem Club, Student Council, Ushers

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir
Profile last updated: 06/17/2021

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
Queen of Apostles takes faith and academics very seriously. The Catholic faith is taught in a holistic way to each grade, incorporating all the teachings, feasts and fasts of the liturgical year in an engaging way and connecting them to everyday life. Because it is a small school, it has a wonderful teacher/student ratio, allowing students to get the individualized attention and direction they need, though there might not be as many resources and programs as are available at a public school. The student body is extremely diverse, representing countries from all over the world. Teachers take their jobs of molding students' minds, souls, and hearts very seriously. We've been very happy here, with children in both elementary and middle school.
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I have two children at Queen of Apostles School. My oldest (our third) graduated in June. They have all received an incredible education and my oldest tells us daily how Queen of Apostles School prepared her to be successful in high school. The teachers are dedicated, professional, and care about developing the whole person - not just the academic performance of their students. Our kids all participated in Tennis, Basketball, Cross Country and band. Whether you plan to make the Alexandria area your home or are just here for 3-4 year orders, you and your children will benefit from the time spent at QofA.
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This is an excellent school! It feels like an extended family and has terrific academics. The teachers and staff are also very responsive to parents.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 155 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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