Fact Sheet

Selected as a 2006 Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education for ranking in the top 10% in the nation on standardized test scores in reading and math and for exemplary standards in curriculum, instruction, technology, and professional development.

  • Established in 1957
  • Accredited by the Virginia Catholic Education Association (VCEA) whose accreditation process has been approved by the Virginia Council for Private Education Committee on accreditation as authorized by the Virginia State Board of Education
  • Preschool (ages 3 through 5) through Grade 8
  • Fully networked school with Internet access from all classrooms and work areas
  • All classrooms equipped with ActivBoards
  • School Hours: 7:40am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday
  • Extended Day Program (K through 8): Monday through Friday, 6:40am-7:40am and from dismissal to 6pm
  • Approximately 350 students (Preschool through Grade 8)
  • Two classes of each of grade Kindergarten through Grade 8
  • Kindergarten approximately 25 students per class
  • Grades 1 through 8: average 21 students per class
  • Middle School Concept in Grades 6 through 8
  • Adherence to the curriculum mandated by the Diocese of Arlington Catholic Schools
  • Sacramental preparation and regular participation at Mass
  • Full complement of encore subjects in all grades: Art, Music, Physical Education, Library, Technology.
  • Spanish in Grades 1 through 8
  • Honors High School Algebra offered to qualified 8th graders
  • Algebra for all 8th graders, Pre-Algebra for qualified 7th graders
  • 15,000 volume Media Center to complement instruction
  • Learning Center (Saint John Vianney Center) for students with special needs
  • Full time Guidance Counselor, Resource Teacher, Registered Nurse, and Technology Specialist
  • Full time Instructional Assistants in Kindergarten and Library
  • Part time Instructional Assistants in Grades 1 and 2
  • All teachers possess Bachelors or Advanced Degrees and are eligible for Virginia or VCEA (Virginia Catholic Education Association) certification
  • In-house TV broadcast studio run by our students
  • Optional hot lunch program
  • Co-curricular and Extra Curricular Activities
  • Award Winning Band (Highest Superior Rating for 29 consecutive years) Grades 4 through 8
  • Altar Servers and Parish Youth Choir
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Cultural Arts Program
  • Afterschool Art Club and Drama Club
  • Safety Patrols
  • Afterschool Chess Club and Math Club
  • Student Council
  • Scouting
  • Yearbook: The Pride
  • 8th Grade HSPT test prep program
  • NVCYO Sports: Basketball, Track & Field, Tennis, Cheerleading
Leading by Example to Foster Faith and Academic Growth