Top Southern Association of Independent Schools Private Schools in Virginia

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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 top private schools in Virginia belonging to the Southern Association of Independent Schools, serving 4,995 students.
SAIS began its organizational life in 1903 as the Mid-South Association of Independent Schools (MAIS), providing training for teachers in private schools and some early public schools in the Southeastern states. In 1953, another organization began as the Southern Association of Independent Schools, providing a forum for independent school administrators to work with public schools through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and to contribute to the larger interest in regional accreditation. You can also find more schools membership associations in Virginia.

Top Southern Association of Independent Schools Private Schools (2021)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 1585 Wesleyan Dr
    Norfolk, VA 23502
    (757) 461-6236

    Grades: 1-12 | 1,188 students
  • 300 Carlisle Rd
    Axton, VA 24054
    (276) 632-7288

    Grades: PK-12 | 326 students
  • The Carmel School
    The Carmel School Photo - The Carmel School
    (Christian)
    9020 Jericho Road
    Ruther Glen, VA 22546
    (804) 448-3288

    Grades: PK-12 | 205 students
  • Chesapeake Bay Academy
    Chesapeake Bay Academy Photo - Empowering children who learn differently for over 30 years.
    Special Education School
    821 Baker Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    (757) 497-6200

    Grades: K-12 | 108 students
  • 10922 Vale Rd
    Oakton, VA 22124
    (703) 758-1055

    Grades: K-12 | 187 students
  • 17111 Courthouse Highway
    Isle Of Wight, VA 23397
    (757) 357-3866

    Grades: PK-12 | 731 students
  • 75 Ridge Road
    Blackstone, VA 23824
    (434) 292-7218

    Grades: PK-12 | 350 students
  • The New Community School
    The New Community School Photo - Massey Hall at The New Community School
    Special Education School
    4211 Hermitage Rd
    Richmond, VA 23227
    (804) 266-2494

    Grades: 5-12 | 213 students
  • 9431 Silver King Court
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    (703) 691-3040

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Peabody School
    Peabody School Photo - Middle School orchestra students prepare for their spring music performances and the Music in the Parks competition.
    Special Program Emphasis
    1232 Stoney Ridge Road
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 296-6901

    Grades: PK-8 | 215 students
  • Prince William Academy
    Prince William Academy Photo
    Montessori School
    3480 Commission Court
    Woodbridge, VA 22192
    (703) 491-1444

    Grades: NS-8 | 270 students
  • Richmond Waldorf School
    Richmond Waldorf School Photo - In Waldorf schools, each student individually creates drawings, summaries, and original compositions about the subject being studied. A portfolio is created for each subject in the student's own handwriting. Waldorf students engage in academic subjects through a variety of artistic work because the arts engage the students more deeply and allow them to express themselves more fully.
    Special Program Emphasis
    1301 Robin Hood Road
    Richmond, VA 23227
    (804) 377-8024

    Grades: PK-8 | 211 students
  • Riverside School
    Riverside School Photo - Riverside School is Virginia's most trusted school for children with dyslexia in grades K-8.
    Special Education School
    2110 Mcrae Road
    Richmond, VA 23235
    (804) 320-3465

    Grades: K-8 | 72 students
  • 227 S Cherry Street
    Richmond, VA 23220
    (804) 648-4545

    Grades: K-5 | 96 students
  • 1000 Bolling Avenue
    Norfolk, VA 23508
    (757) 440-5500

    Grades: PK-8 | 424 students
  • 898 Woodberry Forest Rd
    Woodberry Forest, VA 22989
    (540) 672-3900

    Grades: 9-12 | 399 students
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