VAIS Overview

The Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS) is a nonprofit membership association that provides services to 96 independent private schools across Virginia, which serve more than 30,000 students in grades PreKindergarten-12/Post Graduate.

  
  
 
Founding Date and City
April 30, 1973, Charlottesville, Virginia

Number of Schools:
96 Accredited Schools
 5 Candidates for Accreditation


Types of Schools:
76   Day Schools
  4   Boarding Only
16   Day/Boarding
12   Boarding/Day
  6   Military
80   Co-ed
  9   Boys Only
  7   Girls Only


VAIS Schools by Grade Levels:

  4   Grades PK/K to 4/5
29   Grades PK/K to 8
  4   Grades 5/6 to 8
29   Grades 6/9 to 12/PG
30   Grades PK/K to 12/PG


More than 8,000 faculty and staff members work in VAIS schools
More than 30,000 students attend VAIS schools
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