St. Andrew`s School is focused on redefining excellence in education through a whole child approach.
Our whole-child approach nurtures intellectual, creative, moral and spiritual growth, preparing students for success in school and in life.  We provide a full scholarship for every child.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked VA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 96 students
  • Acceptance rate: 33%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Andrew's School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Year Founded
1894

Student Body

Total Students
96 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
St. Andrew's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
71%
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(School logo on red polo shirts with khaki, black or navy pants, skirts, etc.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
St. Andrew's School is a 100% scholarship-based school. All students receive a full scholarship.
Acceptance Rate
33%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Omi Eaddie

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art 180, Lobs and Lessons, Minds in Motion, SPARC

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Spanish, Violin

School Notes

  • St. Andrew`s School, established in 1894 and located in the Oregon Hill section of Richmond, is one of a handful of schools in the country providing high caliber education to children from low-income families through a full scholarship for every child. Employing a whole-child approach to education, paired with a supportive and nurturing environment, St. Andrew`s provides students with sturdy foundations upon which to build successful lives. Our progressive approach comprises hands-on and small group learning, social-emotional development, comprehensive health and wellness programming, and spiritual exploration.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked VA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 96 students
  • Acceptance rate: 33%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Richmond, VA is $13,476 for elementary schools and $15,743 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Richmond, VA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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