The Kellar School is a therapeutic education program serving upper elementary, middle and high school students who have been identified as eligible for special education services.
The structured, individualized program is designed to meet the needs of students with emotional and/or learning disabilities.
These students may also have social, behavioral or health-related issues that significantly interfere with their ability to learn.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 30 students
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
SLD, MD, ED, OHI
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
30 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
The Kellar School Of Inova Kellar Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
8 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(promoting a positive, safe environment)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Publicly placed students are funded through their local school division

School Notes

  • The majority of the students are referred and placed by their local school jurisdiction, at no cost to the parents. Eligibility for special education at the private day school level is based upon the student's Individual Education Program (IEP). The Kellar School is licensed by the Virginia Department of Education and is accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Specialized Education Facilities under the authority of the Virginia Council for Private Education. Program components: State licensed educators and mental health professionals, Family support, Experiential Learning, Curriculum aligned with the Virginia Standards of Learning, Technology, Credit recovery, Extended school year (ESY), Multidisciplinary resources, Transition services, Clinical supports

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 30 students
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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