St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School

  • St Stephen's and St Agnes is a college preparatory Episcopal Church School in the Diocese of Virginia that educates boys and girls from age 3 through twelfth grade.
  • To help our students succeed in a complex and changing world, we seek to inspire a passion for learning, an enthusiasm for athletic and artistic endeavor, a striving for excellence, a celebration of diversity, and a commitment to service.
  • Our mission is to pursue goodness as well as knowledge and to honor the unique value of each of our members as a child of God in a caring community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1922
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students1,128 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers156 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses26 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$39,880
Tuition Notes$34,500 - Full-Day Early Saints and Junior Kindergarten $35,650 - Grades K-2 $36,050 - Grades 3-5 $39,880 - Grades 6-8 $43,420 - Grades 9-12
% on Financial Aid
22%
Admissions DirectorAndrew T. Weller
Admissions AssociateJill Iverson

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Community Service, Diversity Club, Environmental Club, Honor Council, Model Judiciary, Newspaper, One Act Play, Pep Band, Photography, Quiz Bowl Team, Robotics, Rocket Club, Upper School Excerpt (literary magazine), Weightlifting, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drama, Jazz Ensemble, Orchestra

School Notes

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  • Try something new. Learn a new language, become a scientist, take the stage. Learn and explore and dream big. At St. Stephen's and St. Agnes, students develop a confidence in themselves; they find power and value in their talents, big and small. Each and every day they are honored for who they are and who they will become. They will be ready for the academic challenges of college and the world beyond, and they will be ready to lead with goodness and integrity.

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