Veritas Collegiate Academy expanded to the suburbs of Washington, DC in the spring of 2017. The Fairfax campus provides classical Christian education to students in K - 12th grade. Our founders, Sean and Maria Elgut, are the administrators of the VCA in Fairfax.
Veritas Collegiate Academy, Chesapeake campus, is the flagship campus for the three classical Christian schools. It was founded by Sean and Maria Elgut in 2006 and was formerly known as Veritas Christian Academy. The Chesapeake campus is in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia and serves kindergarten through 12th grade.
Veritas Collegiate Academy widened its vision to bring classical education across the globe when it opened its doors in Beijing, China in 2015. The school continues to expand, and today serves grades 6-11, and has grown in both quantity and quality of students and faculty. As the first American Classical school in Beijing, China, Veritas is gradually becoming one of the premier American college prep. schools in that city.
In 2018, following the success of Veritas Beijing, a second campus launched in the southern China region of Shanghai. Shanghai is the country's biggest city, a global financial hub, and one of the fastest growing cities in the world. Located on the grounds of a former university, Meihua Veritas, boasts a beautifully landscaped 35 acre campus with classroom buildings, a science lab, library, cafeteria, dormitories, faculty apartments, an indoor athletic complex, indoor swim center, astroturf soccer field with accompanying track, theater center, and much more. The Meihua campus serves students in the 7th to 11th grades with a culminating year of 12th grade at one of the Veritas American campuses.
In the Fall of 2020, the first European Campus of Veritas will open in the beautiful Central European city of Budapest, Hungary. Located on the campus of the Korosi Csoma Bilingual Baptist High School, Budapest Hungary, in an adjoining building, Veritas will open this year serving students in 9th grade, and will add 1 to 2 grades each year, with the goal of becoming a 1-12 school within 5 years.
In the Fall of 2019, Veritas opened its third campus in China. Located in the beautiful coastal city of Shenzhen on the border of Hong Kong, the Veritas Delangruisi Campus benefits from a superior location and China’s reform and opening-up policy. One of the largest cities in China, Shenzhen is a modern and international metropolis. Dubbed as ‘China Silicon’, today’s Shenzhen gathers more than 14,000 high-tech companies including Huawei, Lenovo and Tencent. It also is the innovation hub of a new generation of emerging start-ups, which makes it the most competitive and innovative city in China.