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  • June 9th and 10th – Final Events for ’16-’17 Applicants
    Events for Prospective Students and Parents 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…

Rolling Admissions

Cortona Academy's rolling admissions helps for an easy transition for both your child and you.

100% College Acceptance

Cortona Academy helps to instill a love of learning that will pass beyond their years with us and into college.


Our 'Easy-Does-it' approach helps to teach your children the basics of STEM without the debilitating stress.

The Arts

Cortona Academy's Performing & Fine Arts program allows your child to build excellent, confidence, creativity, and communication skills.

Unique Approach

There is no failure at Cortona Academy, our teacher work one-on-one with your child in order to help them succeed and get the most out of their time here at Cortona.


Our State of the art facility was designed with your child in mind, technology and resources abundant to help your child learn and thrive.

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  • Testimonial #1

    Before I came to Cortona Academy I attended Lake Braddock Secondary School, in Burke, VA. At Lake Braddock I was a total mess, completely disregarding all the potential that I had by associating with individuals whose interests were not commensurate with the future I desired for myself. My parents, more…

    Nick Anderson, Student
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More About Cortona

Cortona Academy was founded twenty three years ago in order to serve students who benefit from small classes or one-on-one Oxford-like courses/private sessions when they find difficulty with a new process, concept, or subject, or when they wish to accelerate. We recently moved to an exciting 14,000 square foot location in Herndon, Virginia. It is a premiere institution of hi-tech learning.