Top 20 Best Virginia Private Schools Belonging To Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS) (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 54 private schools belonging to southern association of colleges and schools (sacs) serving 23,403 students in Virginia. You can also find more schools membership associations in Virginia.
The best top ranked belonging to southern association of colleges and schools (sacs) private schools in Virginia include Fishburne Military School, BASIS Independent McLean and The Nysmith School.
The average tuition cost is $20,768, which is higher than the Virginia private school average tuition cost of $14,597.
63% of private schools belonging to southern association of colleges and schools (sacs) in Virginia are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Private Schools Belonging To Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS) in Virginia (2023)

School
Location
Grades
Students
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
Grades: PK-12
| 588 students
Blue Ridge School
Blue Ridge School Photo - Battle House is the home of the Advancement and Admissions office, as well as the Alumni Reception Room.
All-boys
(1)
273 Mayo Drive
Dyke, VA 22935
(434) 992-0654
Grades: 9-12
| 158 students
Cape Henry Collegiate
Cape Henry Collegiate Photo
(7)
1320 Mill Dam Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
(757) 481-2446
Grades: PK-12
| 1,038 students
Fairfax Christian School
Fairfax Christian School Photo - Fairfax Christian School lower school students benefit from exceptional teachers, and advanced curriculum.
(Christian)
(11)
22870 Pacific Boulevard
Sterling, VA 20166
(703) 759-5100
Grades: PK-12
| 330 students
Fishburne Military School
Fishburne Military School Photo
All-boys
(2)
255 South Wayne Avenue
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-7700
Grades: 7-12
| 170 students
Norfolk Academy
Norfolk Academy Photo - Norfolk Academy's Wynne-Darden stadium features a turf field for football and lacrosse. The school has more than 70 athletic teams, and the majority of students participate in at least one season of athletics. Facilities include multiple playing fields, several gymnasiums, a weight room, and an indoor pool.
1585 Wesleyan Dr
Norfolk, VA 23502
(757) 455-5582
Grades: 1-12
| 1,188 students
The Nysmith School
The Nysmith School Photo - 1:9 teacher/ student ratio allows teachers to help every child succeed. At The Nysmith School, students receive 45 minutes of hands-on science instruction every day.
Special Program Emphasis
(6)
13625 EDS Drive
Herndon, VA 20171
(703) 713-3332
Grades: PK-8
| 665 students
Williamsburg Christian Academy
Williamsburg Christian Academy Photo - Learning at WCA is personalized to the way in which God created them. WCA has teachers specially trained to teach to students who learn best in non-traditional ways or who may need accommodations to help them learn best. This includes the incorporation of IEP's into a personalized learning plan (PEP) when required.
(Christian)
(8)
101 School House Lane
Williamsburg, VA 23188
(757) 220-1978
Grades: K-12
| 198 students
Atlantic Shores Christian School
Atlantic Shores Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(3)
1217 N. Centerville Tnpk. and 1861 Kempsville Road, VaBch
Chesapeake, VA 23320
(757) 479-9598
Grades: PK-12
| 788 students
Bean Tree Learning
Daycare / Preschool
43629 Greenway Corporate Drive
Ashburn, VA 20147
(571) 223-3110
Grades: NS-K
| 300 students
Bishop Denis J O'Connell High School
Bishop Denis J O'Connell High School Photo
(Catholic)
(3)
6600 Little Falls Rd
Arlington, VA 22213
(703) 237-1433
Grades: 9-12
| 1,175 students
Bishop Ireton High School
Bishop Ireton High School Photo - receiving Communion at Mass
(Catholic)
201 Cambridge Road
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 212-5190
Grades: 9-12
| 793 students
The Carmel School
The Carmel School Photo - The Carmel School
(Christian)
(2)
9020 Jericho Road
Ruther Glen, VA 22546
(804) 448-3288
Grades: PK-12
| 266 students
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!
(Catholic)
1205 Pen Park Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 964-0400
Grades: NS-8
| 351 students
The Covenant School
The Covenant School Photo
(Christian)
175 Hickory St
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 220-7330
Grades: PK-12
| 652 students
Eastern Mennonite School
Eastern Mennonite School Photo
(Mennonite)
(5)
801 Parkwood Drive
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
(540) 236-6000
Grades: K-12
| 383 students
ED Anywhere
ED Anywhere Photo - Come and visit our Virginia campus for homeschool student needing added attention from class room teacher.
(Seventh Day Adventist)
10 Pidgeon Hill Drive, Suite 70
Sterling, VA 20165
(703) 433-0805
Grades: 6-12
| 1,900 students
Episcopal High School
Episcopal High School Photo - Washington Program
(Episcopal)
1200 North Quaker Lane
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703) 933-4062
Grades: 9-12
| 465 students
Grace Christian School
Grace Christian School Photo - Grace Christian School has worked diligently over the years to refine our emphasis on Christian worldview integration in all aspects of our educational program. Our desire is to teach our students to live their lives "coram Deo"; in the presence of God, under the authority of God, and to the glory of God.
(Christian)
(1)
19 S Market Street
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 886-0937
Grades: NS-12
| 346 students
Greenbrier Christian Academy
Greenbrier Christian Academy Photo - The Early Childhood Center at Greenbrier Christian Academy was voted "Best of Chesapeake" in 2009.
(Christian)
311 Kempsville Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23320
(757) 547-9595
Grades: PK-12
| 557 students
Hargrave Military Academy
All-boys (Baptist)
(6)
200 Military Dr
Chatham, VA 24531
(800) 432-2480
Grades: 7-12
| 177 students
Isle Of Wight Academy
17111 Courthouse Highway
Isle Of Wight, VA 23397
(757) 357-3866
Grades: PK-12
| 731 students
Kenston Forest School
(Christian)
75 Ridge Road
Blackstone, VA 23824
(434) 292-7218
Grades: PK-12
| 409 students
Lynnhaven School
Lynnhaven School Photo - Our students gather in their Houses at the beginning and end of the day.
(2)
8151 Warriner Road
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 750-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 54 students
Massanutten Military Academy
Massanutten Military Academy Photo
Military School
614 South Main St.
Woodstock, VA 22664
(540) 459-2167
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
Middleton Academy
3460 Commission Ct # 200
Woodbridge, VA 22192
(703) 494-0147
Grades: 9-12
| 150 students
Montessori School Of Mclean
Montessori School Of Mclean Photo - Upper Elementary annually participates in the Montessori Model United Nations event in New York City
Montessori School
1711 Kirby Road
Mc Lean, VA 22101
(703) 790-1049
Grades: PK-6
| 231 students
3373 Pruden Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23434
(757) 539-8789
Grades: PK-12
| 919 students
1265 Laskin Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(757) 428-1284
Grades: PK-5
| 90 students
Norfolk Christian Schools
Norfolk Christian Schools Photo - Norfolk Christian Upper School Campus
(Christian)
(2)
255 Thole St
Norfolk, VA 23505
(757) 423-5770
Grades: PK-12
| 681 students
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.
(Catholic)
(4)
52 Harpersville Road
Newport News, VA 23601
(757) 596-2754
Grades: PK-8
| 274 students
Peninsula Catholic High School
Peninsula Catholic High School Photo
(Catholic)
(3)
600 Harpersville Road
Newport News, VA 23601
(757) 596-7247
Grades: 8-12
| 283 students
Providence Academy
Providence Academy Photo - Providence Academy students participate in a variety of community service activities throughout the school year.
(Christian)
(9)
835 Lee Ave. SW
Leesburg, VA 20175
(571) 252-9259
Grades: PK-8
| 256 students
St. Benedict School
St. Benedict School Photo - St. Benedict Catholic School on the corner of Grove and Belmont, is located in the historic Museum District of Richmond, Virginia.
(Catholic)
3100 Grove Avenue
Richmond, VA 23221
(804) 254-8850
Grades: PK-8
| 212 students
St. Christopher's School
All-boys (Episcopal)
(6)
711 Saint Christophers Road
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 282-3185
Grades: PK-12
| 985 students
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