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Tappahannock Junior Academy Photo #1 - Tappahannock Junior Academy has a great Choir and Bells program that performs once a month through the school year. We also have a 'Learn to Ski/Snowboard' program that runs one day a week for six weeks. The teachers enjoy challenging their students academically and helping them to make lasting friendships. Our Mission Statement: To create a climate that will exemplify and encourage a Christ-like character and lead your child/student to accept Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior. Please call the school at 804-443-5076 for more information.
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Tappahannock Junior Academy Photo #1 - Tappahannock Junior Academy has a great Choir and Bells program that performs once a month through the school year. We also have a 'Learn to Ski/Snowboard' program that runs one day a week for six weeks. The teachers enjoy challenging their students academically and helping them to make lasting friendships. Our Mission Statement: To create a climate that will exemplify and encourage a Christ-like character and lead your child/student to accept Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior. Please call the school at 804-443-5076 for more information.
The mission of Tappahannock Junior Academy, established in 1966, is to provide spiritual, emotional, physical, social and intellectual learning with Jesus as the center.
Education is offered for pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.  The curriculum includes reading, science, math, music, art, spelling, computer, language arts, social studies, and physical education.
After-school care is also provided for working parents.  In addition, the school features an annual snow-skiing/snow-boarding program for students.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 29 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Tappahannock Junior Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1966

Student Body

Total Students
29 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Tappahannock Junior Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Uniforms Required

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
A Registration Fee of $350 - $425
Admissions Director
Mrs. Kim Petersen

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

School Notes

  • All new students admitted into Tappahannock Junior Academy must go through an interview with the Principal and take a placement test.  The WRAT test is currently used for students in grades 1 - 8 and the Gesell Assessment is used for studens in Pre K - 1st grade.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Tappahannock Junior Academy cost?

Tappahannock Junior Academy's tuition is approximately $4,000 for private students.

What sports does Tappahannock Junior Academy offer?

Tappahannock Junior Academy offers 1 interscholastic sports: Snowboarding.

When is the application deadline for Tappahannock Junior Academy?

The application deadline for Tappahannock Junior Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 29 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average acceptance rate in Virginia is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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