Queen Of Apostles Catholic School

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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. COVID-19: We are currently offering in-person instruction or live-streamed synchronous instruction, five days a week, to all our students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1966

Student Body

Total Students148 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Queen Of Apostles Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesThere are separate rates for Catholics and non-Catholics. Please visit our website for details.
Admissions DirectorAnne Arias, Principal
Admissions AssociateMaria Fox

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, TennisBasketballCross Country,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.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

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
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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The average private school tuition in Alexandria, VA is $15,884 for elementary schools and $39,801 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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