Thanks to broad support from the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula, Chesapeake Academy is an affordable educational option for many families.

“The idea of paying tuition prevents many families from considering independent schools as options for their children’s education. But the reality in independent schools today is that assistance is not only available in many cases, but a large percent of enrolled families access assistance,” said admission director Kelly Antonio.

“At Chesapeake Academy, roughly 47% of enrolled students are receiving some sort of financial assistance. Since tuition only covers 70% of the actual cost of a student’s education, the remainder is raised by the school community through the school’s larger fundraisers,” continued Antonio. “It is accurate to consider that all tuition at Chesapeake Academy is underwritten…