Private Schools in Westmoreland County, Virginia

Find Westmoreland County, 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.

There are 2 Private Schools in Westmoreland County, Virginia, serving a population of 17,596 people in an area of 230 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 8,798 people, and 1 Private School per 114 square miles.

In Virginia, Westmoreland County is ranked 36th of 133 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 51st in Private Schools per square mile.


Monroe Bay Christian Academy PO Box 208 Colonial Beach, VA

Woodland Academy 2054 Neenah Road Montross, VA

About Westmoreland County Private Schools

Westmoreland County 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 Westmoreland County, 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.

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Westmoreland County Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Virginia Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Westmoreland County 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 Westmoreland County maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage Westmoreland County teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Westmoreland County Religious Education

Westmoreland County 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 Westmoreland County, Virginia

Westmoreland County Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Westmoreland County 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

Westmoreland County 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 Westmoreland County Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.