An independent K-12 school on a beautiful wooded campus, 3 miles from Washington, DC

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Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)


Founded in 1973, VAIS is the leader in advancing and advocating for independent school education in Virginia. The VAIS accreditation program is one of a select few recognized at the international level through the International Council Advancing Independent School Accreditation (ICAISA). VAIS also is recognized and approved by the Virginia Board of Education through the Virginia Council for Private Education (VCPE).


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