Students from Cortona Academy in Herndon built an underwater robot to help save the coral reefs by removing an invasive species of starfish. The students from Cortona's Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) class displayed the underwater robot recently at the 2016 USA Science and Engineering Festival...read more
Don’t allow your child to have yet ANOTHER bad school year! It’s not too late to make a better decision for a better life.
Since 1992, Cortona Academy has been a revolutionary, Northern Virginia Private School for 7th through 12th grade gifted, talented, and out-of-the-box learners serving students desiring superior, accredited education in a stress-free environment. Small classes, expert professors, flexible STEM + Classical Education and “self-made students” are what distinguishes us. Graduates enjoy 100% college acceptances, all with merit scholarships. Come and see what 25 years of experience can do for your child. Partnerships with home-school families available.
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As a professional working in our public schools, I frequently find myself musing that I wish all of my students could attend Cortona.Jeanne
Cortona Academy is awarding as many as 15 full and partial scholarships for the 2016-17 school year! Find out more about scholarships and our stress-free learning environment and high-tech project-based classes at the events listed below. To be considered for scholarships for the 2016-17 year, a parent or guardian must attend one of these informational events or have attended an open house this past school year.read more
Cortona Academy has several ongoing programs for prospective students and families to allow you to visit the campus, meet the director and teachers, and learn more about what Cortona can do for you. If none of these scheduled events fits into your schedule, please contact us and we will set up a tour just for you.read more