Best Virginia Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 41 blue ribbon private schools serving 15,677 students in Virginia.
The best top ranked blue ribbon private schools in Virginia include Saint Ann Catholic School, Trinity Lutheran School and All Saints Catholic School.
The average tuition cost is $9,905, which is lower than the Virginia private school average tuition cost of $14,114.
98% of blue ribbon private schools in Virginia are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
Blue Ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.

Top Blue Ribbon Private Schools in Virginia (2021)

School
Location
Students
Year
Saint Ann Catholic School
Saint Ann Catholic School Photo - We achieve personal excellence in an academic community that natures mind, body and soul. We inspire one another to glorify God by embracing his call to love and serve.
(Roman Catholic)
(6)
980 N Frederick Street
Arlington, VA 22205
(703) 525-7599
229 students
Year: 2011
Trinity Lutheran School
Trinity Lutheran School Photo - Trinity Lutheran School is located on River Rd., overlooking the James River in the historic Huntington Heights neighborhood of Newport News.
(Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
(3)
6812 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607
(757) 245-2576
158 students
Year: 2015
BASIS Independent McLean
BASIS Independent McLean Photo - Fourth graders illustrate the importance of kindness.
(5)
8000 Jones Branch Drive
Mc Lean, VA 22102
(703) 854-1253
n/a students
Year: n/a
St. Ambrose School
St. Ambrose School Photo - Weekly Masses allow students the opportunity to participate as Altar Servers, Cantors, Lectors, and Gift Bearers.
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
3827 Woodburn Road
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 698-7171
216 students
Year: 2010
All Saints Catholic School
All Saints Catholic School Photo - STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) opportunities are available at all grade levels from Lego More to Math, Simple Machines and WeDo Programs to Google Chromebooks, Google Classroom, VEX Programming and Robotics Club.
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
9294 Stonewall Road
Manassas, VA 20110
(703) 393-1490
490 students
Year: 2009
Bishop Denis J O'Connell High School
Bishop Denis J O'Connell High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
6600 Little Falls Rd
Arlington, VA 22213
(703) 237-1433
1,175 students
Year: 1994
Linton Hall School
Linton Hall School Photo - Linton Hall School, Catholic Education in the Benedictine Tradition Preschool -Grade 8 www.lintonhall.edu(703)368-3157
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
9535 Linton Hall Rd
Bristow, VA 20136
(571) 428-2531
345 students
Year: 2003
Our Lady Of Good Counsel School
Our Lady Of Good Counsel School Photo - Our Lady of Good Counsel School, Vienna, VA
(Roman Catholic)
(12)
8601 Wolftrap Road
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 938-3600
470 students
Year: 2005
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Photo - For Jesus Christ Our Lord and Savior...the reason we do what we do at Our Lady of Mount Carmel School.
(Roman Catholic)
(4)
52 Harpersville Road
Newport News, VA 23601
(757) 596-2754
274 students
Year: 2009
Sacred Heart School
Sacred Heart School Photo - Our teachers make learning fun and interactive through hands on learning, STEAM activities, and our updated technology programs.
(Roman Catholic)
540 Central Blvd
Danville, VA 24541
(434) 793-2656
147 students
Year: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
St. Agnes School
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
2024 N Randolph St
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 527-5423
467 students
Year: 2009
Saint Bridget Cathlolic School
(Roman Catholic)
6011 York Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 288-1994
449 students
Year: 2007
St. Edward-epiphany School
St. Edward-epiphany School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
10701 W Huguenot Road
Richmond, VA 23235
(804) 272-2881
491 students
Year: 2012
Saint James Catholic School
Saint James Catholic School Photo - We offer separately designated and fully equipped science, and computer labs, a newly installed robotics lab, a library, art room and music room.
(Roman Catholic)
830 W Broad Street
Falls Church, VA 22046
(703) 533-1182
470 students
Year: 1999, 2014, 2020
St. Luke Catholic School
St. Luke Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(3)
7005 Georgetown Pike
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 356-1508
190 students
Year: 2014
St. Mary Elementary School
St. Mary Elementary School Photo - Entrance to our School
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
400 Green Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 549-1646
561 students
Year: 2009
St. Thomas More Cathedral School
(Roman Catholic)
105 N. Thomas Street
Arlington, VA 22203
(703) 528-6781
413 students
Year: 2006
Star of the Sea Catholic School
Star of the Sea Catholic School Photo - Our oceanfront setting allows for innovative learning experiences.
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
309 15th Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(757) 428-8400
191 students
Year: 2011
Trinity School At Meadow View
Trinity School At Meadow View Photo
(Christian)
(3)
2849 Meadow View Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
(703) 876-1920
179 students
Year: 2017
Walsingham Academy Lower School
Walsingham Academy Lower School Photo - The Middle School is ranked in the top 10% of schools nationally measured by standardized academic achievement tests.
(Roman Catholic)
1100 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 229-2642
347 students
Year: 2003
1417 W Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 998-4170
302 students
Year: 2018
Charlottesville Catholic School
Charlottesville Catholic School Photo - Kindergarten received special bells from Santa's sleigh. Just like in the book, only true believers of Christmas can hear it ring!
(Roman Catholic)
1205 Pen Park Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 964-0400
313 students
Year: 2005, 2014
Christ The King Catholic School
Christ The King Catholic School Photo - Students gathering canned goods for our food drive.
(Roman Catholic)
3401 Tidewater Dr
Norfolk, VA 23509
(757) 625-4951
202 students
Year: 2015
Holy Spirit School
(Roman Catholic)
8800 Braddock Rd
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 978-7117
466 students
Year: 2008
Immanuel Christian School
Immanuel Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(16)
6915 Braddock Road
Springfield, VA 22151
(703) 941-1220
462 students
Year: 2015
Nativity Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
6398 Nativity Ln
Burke, VA 22015
(703) 455-2300
278 students
Year: 2008, 2009
Our Lady Of Hope Catholic School
Our Lady Of Hope Catholic School Photo - Students arriving to school in the morning
(Roman Catholic)
46633 Algonkian Pkwy
Sterling, VA 20165
(703) 433-6760
201 students
Year: 2015
Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic School
Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
8250 Woodman Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 262-1770
353 students
Year: 2011
Sacred Heart Academy
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
110 Keating Dr
Winchester, VA 22601
(540) 662-7177
234 students
Year: 2013
St. Gregory The Great School
St. Gregory The Great School Photo - Happy Students!
(Roman Catholic)
5343 Virginia Beach Blvd
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 497-1811
664 students
Year: 2007
St. John Academy
(Roman Catholic)
6422 Linway Ter
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 356-7554
234 students
Year: 2008
St. Joseph Elementary School
St. Joseph Elementary School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
750 Peachtree Street
Herndon, VA 20170
(703) 880-4350
518 students
Year: 2007
St. Leo The Great School
St. Leo The Great School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
3704 Old Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 273-1211
400 students
Year: 2006
St. Mark Catholic School
St. Mark Catholic School Photo - STEM curriculum is a hallmark program at ST. MARK.
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
9972 Vale Rd
Vienna, VA 22181
(571) 213-3152
376 students
Year: 2015
St. Mary's Catholic School - Richmond
(Roman Catholic)
9501 Gayton Rd
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 740-1048
415 students
Year: 2004
Show 6 more private Blue Ribbon schools in Virginia (out of 41 total schools)
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