Star of the Sea Catholic School, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, is rooted in the Gospel teachings of Jesus. As a Christ-centered learning environment, Star of the Sea is dedicated to spiritual growth, academic distinction, and social responsibility. Welcoming all families, including military and faith communities throughout Virginia Beach, faculty and staff guide students in grades preK-8 to their full learning potential, cultivating respectful, self-disciplined critical thinkers.
Star of the Sea Catholic School, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, will continue to be a faith-based school of distinction using advancing technology to expand the academic and creative abilities of students in grades preK-8. By developing community partnerships and utilizing the natural resources of an oceanfront setting, Star of the Sea Catholic School will provide innovative opportunities beyond the classroom.
Philosophy of Learning
Star of the Sea Catholic School, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, provides students with a quality Catholic education that fosters lifelong learning and moral reflection, preparing students academically, spiritually, socially, and physically for successful scholastic achievement. Star of the Sea Catholic School develops a community of learners through academic rigor and differentiated instruction. Christian values are encouraged within the enriched curriculum and use of technology.