An independent, coeducational PK-Grade 12 private school located in historic Fredericksburg, Virginia.


OUR INDEPENDENT PRIVATE SCHOOL inspires and empowers our students to discover, to engage,

and To imagine the limitless nature of themselves and the worlD

Located just outside Northern Virginia, we are the top PK-12 independent private school in the Fredericksburg region, with 100% college acceptance, small class sizes, passionate teachers, and opportunities in the arts and athletics for all students. Our campus features three state-of-the-art facilities to promote education in everything from fine arts and competitive athletics to lab sciences. Fredericksburg Academy provides students with a place to not only learn and grow, but one that prepares and positions them for all that lies ahead in learning and life.




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100% of graduates have been admitted to four-year colleges & universities

Students receive personalized college counseling that results in finding their right-fit college or university.

our faculty boasts an average of 17 Years teaching experience

Our experienced faculty are mentors and leaders who help ensure student success.

59% of faculty members hold advanced degrees


As experts in their subject matter, our teachers pass their enthusiasm on to students.

100% of students in the Class of 2018 had 2 or more college acceptances from which to choose

FA seniors can select the best fit for them from their options, ensuring a good start to their college career.

15 vocal and instrumental ensembles

FA believes in the power of education and engagement in the arts. For students pursuing an arts education, there are many options available.

#16 2019 Best Private Schools in Virginia by Niche

An FA education is simply unmatched in the Fredericksburg region.

7:1 average student-teacher ratio

Small class sizes help teachers and students get to know each other, creating tight community bonds.

$1.3 million + was awarded to the 27 graduates of the Class of 2018 in merit scholarships

FA seniors earn significant financial awards for college in large part because of the skills they develop here.

Global experiences and overnight travel begins in Lower School

Our students are global citizens who learn what it takes to make the world a better place first hand.

24 sports teams over three seasons for grades 6-12

Student-athletes learn about teamwork and leadership while getting the chance to be part of championship teams.

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Fredericksburg Academy does not discriminate in the selection of the Board of Trustees, in the employment of personnel, in the admission of students, or in the administration of the School’s programming because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, marital status, or handicapped status in violation of existing state or federal law or regulations.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the Academy’s non-discrimination policies, including its Title IX policy:

Name: Karen A Moschetto                   
Title: Head of School
Office Address: 10800 Academy Drive  Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Telephone Number: 540-898-0020, ext. 226
Email Address:

For assistance related to Title IX or other civil rights laws, please contact OCR at or 800-421-3481, TDD 800-877-8339.