Details overview

Hours 08:10 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Dr. Marie Miller
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious affiliation Nondenominational
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning The mission of Providence Academy is to nurture and educate children, in partnership with their parents, churches, and broader community, to become mature spiritually, academically, socially, and physically to the glory of God. Providence Academy envisions a world transformed by our students who apply their Christian values to critically think, problem solve, and creatively impact their community.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Design
5
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
4
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught French
German
Korean
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

14
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Tutoring
Special education program details Our special Education program is led by a special education expert who assesses students and provides remediation of learning difficulties either in the classroom, or in a separate resource room.
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Developmental delay
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Hearing impairments
Cognitive disability
Specific learning disabilities

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 81% 54%
Black 10% 24%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 6%
Hispanic 3% 12%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
9
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
17
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Kickball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Kickball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Comprehensive PE program
Girls sports (misc.) Comprehensive PE program
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Technology club
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Leesburg Elementary School
  Home school
  Other private
Students typically continue on to these schools Private
  Public
Parent involvement details We love partnering with our parents! Our parents volunteer in the classroom, in the lunchroom, in the library, attend field trips, are members of the board, and are members of numerous committees.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying Bullying is not tolerated at our school. We have a well-defined bullying policy that is distributed to parents and students, and teachers and staff are trained in bullying prevention and recognition.

Awards

Academic award AdvancED (SACS Accreditation)
Year received 2015
Academic award ACSI Accreditation
Year received 2016

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
Coach(es)
Educational diagnostician
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Korean
Spanish
Staff details Even though private school teachers are not required to be certified, our teachers are required to be certified. They also sign Lifestyle statements and provide evidence of their participation in a church community. Finally, all are required to participate in a continual professional development program, including professional learning communities.

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Patrick Henry College
  Shenandoah University
  Liberty University
  ACSI
  Destiny Church

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details We have an online application and enrollment process through a system called RenWeb. Please contact admissions for more details, or visit our website.
Learn more Http://www.providenceacademyva.org
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Interview
Portfolio
Transcript
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 01/19/2016
Application deadline 08/31/2016
Application fee amount $220.00
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $9500
Tuition range (high) $10500
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Tax credits
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 180
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 175
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012