Chesapeake Academy

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About Chesapeake Academy

Chesapeake Academy is a co-educational, independent day school serving Age 3 through grade 8.  Located in the Northern Neck on a nine-acre campus in the heart of Irvington, Virginia, the school attracts students from Lancaster, Northumberland, Middlesex and Mathews counties. The original Chesapeake Academy opened in 1889.  The Chesapeake Academy as we know it opened in its present location in 1965.