Merit School of Stafford

Welcome to the Merit School of Stafford

The Merit School of Stafford is located in the Parkridge subdivision near Garrisonville Road. We are proud to be fully accredited by AdvancED.  Our beautiful campus offers creative playgrounds, a sports complex a covered pavilion and an Olympic size swimming pool. Our First-Third grade classrooms are light, bright, fully equipped learning environments. Our extended care facilities are designed for the school age child with computers, a library and a mega-multi purpose room.


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Some of our features include:

  • Accredited Programs
  • Secure keypad entry systems
  • A developmentally appropriate curriculum
  • Certified and degreed teachers
  • A literacy-enriched learning environment 
  • Hot, nutritious meals and snacks 
  • Math, Art, Music, Foreign Language
  • Kindergarten, 1st through 5th grades offered
  • Supervised homework time
  • Age-appropriate outdoor playgrounds
  • Swimming pool, sports court and soccer field
  • Field trips 
  • Transportation to and from area public schools

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1001 Parkway Blvd
Stafford, VA 22554
540 602-7296
5:30am - 7:00 pm
5 years to 12 years

Schools Served

  • » Anne E Moncure Elementary
  • » Anthony Burns Elementary
  • » Hampton Oaks Elementary
  • » Margaret Brent
  • » Winding Creek Elementary
  • » Kate Waller Barrett Elementary
  • » Rock Hill Elementary
  • » Garrisonville Elementary
  • » Parkridge Elementary
  • » A.G. Wright Middle School
  • » Rodney Thompson Middle School
  • » H. H. Poole Middle School


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