Welcome to Norfolk Academy!  We know you will have many questions as you prepare to join us this August, and we hope you find the information below helpful.   Please feel free to call the Admissions office (455-5582) if you have any questions.

We look forward to having you join us in the fall!
General Information
View the school calendar through the link on the website footer for a full list of events.

Important Phone Numbers
Clinic / Nurse

Bus Information

Student Billing

Lower School Office

Middle School Office

Upper School Office

Bulldog Bookstore
Brand New Bulldog Important Dates
Placement Testing for New Eighth and Ninth Graders

Summer Strength and Conditioning

New Parent Orientation Dinner

Orientation for New Students
Health Center
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. When will I get my login for the website?
A. After you submit your child's enrollment, you will receive an email with website login information. 

Q. How do I sign up my child for music and dance lessons?
A. Lower School parents will receive a form regarding music and dance lessons after the first few weeks of school.  

Q. When will I receive my child's schedule or class list?
A. Middle and Upper School schedules are mailed in the beginning of August.  Questions can we directed to Mr. Brian Jarvis (7th grade),  Mrs. Trish Hopkins (8th and 9th grade), or Mr. Eric Acra (10 - 12th grade). 

Lower School students will receive a letter from their teacher in mid-August, and class lists will be posted online at the end of August.

Q. How do I go about making course selections?
A. Rising Middle School students will receive a letter from Middle School Director Matt Sigrist in early May with information about the middle school curriculum and any placement tests that might be required.   
Upper School students will meet with Upper School Director Linda Gorsline to determine schedules.  Placement tests in math and foreign language will be scheduled as well.

Q. How do I get text books and supply lists?
  • Text books and most supplies are provided to students in grades 1 - 6.  Sixth graders may pre-order the additional supplies needed through the Bulldog Bookstore during the summer.  You will receive an email with additional information about pre-ordering supplies.
  • A text book list for Middle and Upper School students will be posted on the bookstore Resource page (available after logging in) in early August.  All text books will be available for purchase in the Bulldog Bookstore beginning August 12.  A limited supply of used books are available so please plan accordingly.
  • Supply lists specific to individual teachers will also be posted on the bookstore page (available after logging in) in early August. All supplies will be available in the bookstore.
  • Visit the Bulldog Bookstore online for more information.

Q. When will I know my bus stop?
A. Complete the transportation registration in your online enrollment.  You will receive information from Tranquest in mid-August with your bus route number and bus stop.

Q. When will I give my 9th grade speech?
A. New ninth graders' speeches are given after all of the returning the ninth graders have spoken.  You will receive your exact date during the first week of school.
Division Directors
Mrs. Patricia 'Patty' McLaughlin
Director of the Lower School

Mr. Matthew 'Matt' Sigrist
Middle School Director

Mrs. Linda Gorsline
Associate Headmaster and Director of the Upper School