Private Schools in Suffolk, Virginia

There are 2 Private Schools in Suffolk, Virginia, serving a population of 88,057 people in an area of 401 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 44,028 people, and 1 Private School per 200 square miles.

In Virginia, Suffolk is ranked 90th of 133 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 71st of 133 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Suffolk Private Schools

Find Suffolk, Virginia private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


First Baptist Christian School 237 North Main Street Suffolk, VA

Nansemond-Suffolk Academy 3373 Pruden Boulevard Suffolk, VA

About Suffolk Private Schools

Suffolk 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 Suffolk, 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:
  • Suffolk Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Suffolk private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Suffolk private school test scores

Suffolk Private School Statistics

Find Suffolk Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Suffolk Private School Enrollment
 SuffolkVirginia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment71270,555
Kindergarten Enrollment75 (8.9%)14,250 (13.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)771 (14.4%)41,949 (10.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)814 (17.2%)44,025 (10.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)642 (12.9%)38,584 (9.0%)
Suffolk Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 SuffolkVirginia
Less than 9th Grade Education2,126 (3.6%)254,900 (4.5%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)4,571 (7.8%)369,037 (6.5%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)16,530 (28.0%)1,378,738 (24.3%)