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At Northstar, we strive to meet our families’ needs.

Academic Campus

On average, 50-60% of the student body were placed at Northstar through a public school partnership.

Career Academy

On average, 60-70% of students placed publicly through their local school district or Virginia’s Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

  • This year, Northstar students were awarded $165,000 in need-based assistance.
  • 90% of students placed by their families receive some level of assistance.
Apply for a Scholarship

Discounts and Payment Options

  • Early Enrollment Discount. Families who submit signed contracts and enrollment deposits before the summer deadline will pay the preceding year’s tuition rate.
  • Virginia 529 Savings Plan. Families may pay for private education with pre-tax dollars through  Virginia 529 Plan. Please consult your tax advisor for more information.
  • Payment Plan. Families may choose to pay tuition in manageable installments.
Register for a Payment Plan

Tuition Information

Tuition & Fees Private Pay Students


  • Lower School $24,565
  • Middle School $24,995
  • Upper School $25,450
  • Career Academy One Half-Day Session $12,725
  • Career Academy All Day, Two Sessions $25,450
  • Mid-year enrollment at a pro-rated daily rate.

Fees for Consumables, Books and Payment Plan

  • Lower School & Middle School $320
  • Upper School & Career Academy-Full Day $420
  • Career Academy Half Day $220
  • Tuition Insurance if selecting payment plan $270

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Annual, One-Time Payment: Due on or before August 1

Installments:  Requires a FACTS account. All Installment plans must be established by August 1. Payment options require $270 Tuition Reimbursement Plan fee.

Register for a Payment Plan

Northstar Academy’s rolling admissions policy allows students to join our school at any time during the school year.

Application Process