Thank you for your interest in Nansemond-Suffolk Academy! Our campuses are currently closed, but our entire community is connecting virtually. All inquiries and applications are being processed, and we look forward to partnering with you to complete the admissions process!
Please contact the Office of Admissions, at email@example.com, with any questions.
1. Campus Tour
Since campus tours are unavailable at this time, we encourage you to view our virtual tours, videos and social media accounts to learn more about our community and the NSA experience.
Upper School Tour: Our intern, a member of the Class of 2020, shares what life is like in the Upper School.
2.Submit Application (and all required documentation)
Parents should complete the application for admission, which is available online only. A non-refundable fee of $50 is required with each application. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. In addition to the application, the following items must be submitted:
Pre-K 2, 3 and 4: Parent Questionnaire and (1) Teacher Recommendation (if applicable)
Grade K–1: (1) Teacher Recommendation; Parent Questionnaire; Records Release Form (Grade 1 only)
Grades 2–5: (2) Teacher Recommendations; Parent Questionnaire; Records Release Form
Grades 6–12: (2) Teacher Recommendations; Records Release Form
3. Participate in a Shadow Experience (during the academic year)
Since our campuses are currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, shadow experiences are not required at this time.
4. Admissions Testing
Upon receipt of the application, admissions testing will be scheduled by the Office of Admissions for students in grades K- 12. An application must be submitted before testing can be scheduled.
5. Admissions Committee Review
All completed applications are reviewed by the Admissions Committee to determine whether the student and NSA are an appropriate match. Parents are then notified of the admissions decision. The following factors are considered for admission to Nansemond-Suffolk Academy:
The applicant's developmental readiness and/or level of academic achievement
Evidence of the applicant's potential for success in our academic program
Evaluation of the applicant's personal qualities and the potential contribution the applicant will make to the school community
Evidence of parental cooperation and support
An offer of enrollment must be confirmed by submitting the Enrollment Contract along with the required non-refundable enrollment deposit by the designated date. Upon enrollment, immunization records and an up-to-date physical must be provided. Tuition assistance is available to those who qualify based on need.
Nansemond-Suffolk Academy admits qualified students without regard to race, color, ethnic background, national origin, handicapped status, sexual orientation or religion.