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

FA By The Numbers

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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