Oakcrest School (McLean, Virginia)

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Oakcrest School
Address
850 Balls Hill Road
McLean, Virginia, (Fairfax County), 22101
United States
Coordinates 38°57′23″N 77°11′32″W / 38.95639°N 77.19222°W / 38.95639; -77.19222Coordinates: 38°57′23″N 77°11′32″W / 38.95639°N 77.19222°W / 38.95639; -77.19222
Information
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Opus Dei
Established 1976
School code Virtus et Veritas
Head of School Mary Ortiz
Faculty 34
Grades 612
Gender Girls school
Enrollment 200+[citation needed] (2010)
Grade 6 { Class color- turquoise}
Grade 7 { Class color- pink}
Grade 8 { Class color- purple}
Grade 9 { Class color- yellow}
Grade 10 { Class color- orange}
Grade 11 { Class color- blue}
Grade 12 { Class color- red}
Average class size 12-15
Student to teacher ratio 6:1
Language Classes are taught in English; Spanish and Latin are required courses[citation needed]
Hours in school day 7:50 am – 3:00 pm
Campus size 5 acres (20,000 m2)
Color(s) Green and White         
Slogan Where girls make a difference
Athletics conference Potomac Valley Athletic Conference
Sports Volleyball, basketball, tennis, swimming, softball, lacrosse, track and field, and soccer
Mascot Charlie the Charger horse Green & white
Team name Chargers
Accreditation accredited
Newspaper Hemlines[citation needed]
Tuition $21, 670
Website

Oakcrest School is an independent school in the Catholic tradition for girls grades 6–12 located in McLean, Virginia. It is inspired by the teachings of the Catholic Church under the auspices of Opus Dei.

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