Alexandria Private School

Find Alexandria Virginia private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, and accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools. Private schools provide information on tuition, school rankings, school enrollment, education, curriculum, classes, records, and teacher-student ratios.


Alexandria Country Day School 2400 Russell Road Alexandria VA 22301 703-548-4804


Alexandria Friends School 3830 Seminary Rd Alexandria VA 22304 703-461-7222

Aquinas Montessori School 8334 Mount Vernon Highway Alexandria VA 22309 703-780-1001

Bishop Ireton High School 201 Cambridge Rd Alexandria VA 22314 703-212-5190

Blessed Sacrament School & Early Childhood Center 1417 W Braddock Rd Alexandria VA 22302 703-998-4170

Blue Bird Of Alexandria 346 Commerce St Alexandria VA 22314 703-683-2702

Brentwood Academy 3725 Nalls Road Alexandria VA 22309 703-780-5750

Browne Academy 5917 Telegraph Road Alexandria VA 22310 703-960-3000

Burgundy Farm Country Day School 3700 Burgundy Road Alexandria VA 22303 703-960-3431

Calvary Road Christian School & Preschool 6811 Beulah Street Alexandria VA 22310 703-971-8004

Chesterbrook Academy Preschool 6200 Interparcel Road Alexandria VA 22315 703-921-9600

Christian Center School, Inc. 5411 Franconia Road Alexandria VA 22310 703-971-0558

Commonwealth Academy 1321 Leslie Avenue Alexandria VA 22301 703-548-6912

Engleside Christian School 8428 Highland Lane Alexandria VA 22309 703-780-4332

Episcopal High School 1200 N Quaker Ln Alexandria VA 22302 703-933-3000

Grace Episcopal School 3601 Russell Road Alexandria VA 22305 703-549-5067

Immanuel Lutheran School 109 Bellaire Rd Alexandria VA 22301 703-549-7323

Islamic Saudi Academy 8333 Richmond Highway Alexandria VA 22309 703-780-0606

Little Acorn Patch, LTD. 5801 Castlewellan Drive Alexandria VA 22315 703-822-0803

Montessori School of Alexandria 6300 Florence Lane Alexandria VA 22310 703-960-3498

About Alexandria Private Schools

Alexandria Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Alexandria, VA. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Virginia Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Virginia State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
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Alexandria Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Virginia Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Alexandria Private Schools may or may not be required depending on the state. Virginia may also regulate the length of the school year, health and safety requirements, transportation, special education, reporting requirements, textbooks, or testing. Private Schools in Alexandria maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage Alexandria teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Alexandria Religious Education

Alexandria Religious Schools and Parochial Schools are Private Schools that incorporate religion into the curriculum. A Religious School may receive some funding from a religious institution, but the primary source of revenue comes from tuition. In a Parochial School, funding from a religious institution is the primary source of revenue.

Special Education Schools in Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Alexandria schools are equipped and staffed to accommodate students on the autism spectrum or with brain injuries, severe anxiety, and other neurological issues.

Other Types of Private Schools

Alexandria Montessori Schools offer educational programming that emphasizes exploration and discovery experiences in the classroom. The classes are often structured to keep students and their teachers together for several years.

Other varieties of Alexandria Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.