Northstar Academy is a private school that serves students who have a wide range of abilities including academic, physical or social challenges. Northstar students are from the Greater Richmond area and face different barriers, but with specialized instruction, students with all abilities thrive.

Academic Campus

Our Academic Campus serves K-12 students who enjoy extracurricular activities, STEAM courses, customized social skills instruction and Lindamood-Bell reading and math.

Career Academy

Our Career Academy serves juniors, seniors and young adults from the Academic Campus and the Greater Richmond area and prepares them for competitive employment.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

  • This year, Northstar students were awarded $165,000 in need-based assistance.
  • 80-90% of students placed by their families receive some level of assistance.
  • We use the FACTS Financial Management System to make an unbiased determination of your need. Once scholarship applications are complete and all requested documents are verified, the scholarship committee determines awards. Awards are made on a first come first serve basis. Limited financial aid is available and scholarships are awarded beginning in March continuing throughout the enrollment season. Families may apply at any time throughout the enrollment season, however funding may not be available.