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Chatham Hall Photo - Whether you ve been riding your whole life or have always wanted to you can find a place in our program. The Chatham Hall campus is home to more than 30 horses, three teaching arenas, a permanent Hunter Trials course, and plenty of trails. We teach hunt seat the Modern Forward Riding System with an emphasis on horse and rider
Fishburne Military School Photo
Massanutten Military Academy Photo - At Massanutten Military Academy, our holistic approach to education guides students to excel academically and grow as well-rounded adults. Our co-ed, college prep program focuses on character development, leadership, and service to help your student realize success. We believe in experiential learning promoting a STEM program, 100% college acceptances and 100% participation in athletics. Your child's success can begin today.
Woodberry Forest School Photo
Foxcroft School Photo - Foxcroft School House
Oakland School Photo - We love the horses!
Fork Union Military Academy Photo - The cadets in parade formation. The first full dress parade of the year begins usually at the end of April and is on Sunday.
Blue Ridge School Photo - Our lake offers students a chance to relax, fish, canoe - in the center of campus.
Miller School of Albemarle Photo - Miller School of Albemarle, a coeducational day and boarding college preparatory school for students in grades 8-12 and post-graduate, opened its doors in 1878 with 33 students. Girls first enrolled in 1884, making it one of the nation`s oldest coeducational boarding schools. The school is situated 12 miles west of Charlottesville on a gently rolling campus of 1600 pristine acres.
The Madeira School Photo - Madeira's 376-acre campus in McLean, Virginia, overlooks the Potomac River from a perch just 12 miles northwest of Washington, D.C.
Christchurch School Photo - "Set your course at the river. " Established in the Episcopal tradition, Christchurch is inclusive, welcoming students and families of all faiths and backgrounds.
Virginia Episcopal School Photo - Freshman English class with Katie Markunas
Hargrave Military Academy Photo - Respect! Integrity! Success! Earn it at Hargrave!
Randolph-Macon Academy Photo - Randolph-Macon Academy's Flight Program includes a drone class called Unmanned Flight Operations. Students finish with the knowledge base for the FAA exam so they can obtain their commercial drone license if they so desire. This class is just one of the innovative offerings at R-MA.
Stuart Hall School Photo - Students at Stuart Hall School come from all over the nation and the world. Our community is built on mutual trust and academic inquiry, and we seek to develop the personal character, honor, and creativity of each member of our school.
Episcopal High School Photo
St. Margaret's School Photo - BELIEVE IN SOMETHING GREATER. * What kind of person will you be? Honest? Trustworthy? Responsible? * Our honor code inspires a culture of honesty and promotes trust in one another. * We have confidence that you will do the right thing, even when no one is watching. * We believe in you.

Top Virginia Boarding Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Blue Ridge School
    Blue Ridge School Photo - Our lake offers students a chance to relax, fish, canoe - in the center of campus.
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    (434)985-2811

    Grades: 9-12 | 185 students
  • Chatham Hall
    Chatham Hall Photo - Whether you ve been riding your whole life or have always wanted to you can find a place in our program. The Chatham Hall campus is home to more than 30 horses, three teaching arenas, a permanent Hunter Trials course, and plenty of trails. We teach hunt seat the Modern Forward Riding System with an emphasis on horse and rider
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    (434)432-5516

    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
  • 49 Seahorse Lane
    ChristchurchVA 23031
    (804)758-2306

    Grades: 9-12 | 215 students
  • 1200 N. Quaker Lane
    AlexandriaVA 22302
    (877)933-4347

    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
  • 225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-7706

    Grades: 7-12 | 150 students
  • Fork Union Military Academy
    Fork Union Military Academy Photo - The cadets in parade formation. The first full dress parade of the year begins usually at the end of April and is on Sunday.
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    (800)462-3862

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 330 students
  • Foxcroft School
    Foxcroft School Photo - Foxcroft School House
    All-girls 
    22407 Foxhound Lane
    MiddleburgVA 20117
    (540)687-4340

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 178 students
  • Hargrave Military Academy
    Hargrave Military Academy Photo - Respect! Integrity! Success! Earn it at Hargrave!
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    (800)432-2480

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 141 students
  • The Madeira School
    The Madeira School Photo - Madeira's 376-acre campus in McLean, Virginia, overlooks the Potomac River from a perch just 12 miles northwest of Washington, D.C.
    All-girls 
    8328 Georgetown Pike
    McLeanVA 22102-1200
    (703)556-8273

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 324 students
  • 614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664
    (540)459-2167

    Grades: 5-12, PG | 122 students
  • 1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)823-4805

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 185 students
  • 4254 Colonial Avenue
    RoanokeVA 24018
    (540)989-6641

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 500 students
  • 2635 Oak Hill Road
    Mouth of WilsonVA 24363
    (276)579-2619

    Grades: 8-12 | 140 students
  • 128 Oakland Farm Way
    TroyVA 22974
    (434)293-9059

    Grades: 1-8 | 30 students
  • Randolph-Macon Academy
    Randolph-Macon Academy Photo - Randolph-Macon Academy's Flight Program includes a drone class called Unmanned Flight Operations. Students finish with the knowledge base for the FAA exam so they can obtain their commercial drone license if they so desire. This class is just one of the innovative offerings at R-MA.
    (United Methodist)
    200 Academy Drive
    Front RoyalVA 22630
    (540)636-5484

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 257 students
  • 2132 Ivy Road
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)296-5106

    Grades: 9-12 | 899 students
  • St. Margaret's School
    St. Margaret's School Photo - BELIEVE IN SOMETHING GREATER. * What kind of person will you be? Honest? Trustworthy? Responsible? * Our honor code inspires a culture of honesty and promotes trust in one another. * We have confidence that you will do the right thing, even when no one is watching. * We believe in you.
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    PO Box 158, 444 Water Lane
    TappahannockVA 22560
    (804)443-3357

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 120 students
  • Stuart Hall School
    Stuart Hall School Photo - Students at Stuart Hall School come from all over the nation and the world. Our community is built on mutual trust and academic inquiry, and we seek to develop the personal character, honor, and creativity of each member of our school.
    (Episcopal)
    235 West Frederick Street
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)213-3746

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 280 students
  • 400 VES Road
    LynchburgVA 24503
    (434)385-3607

    Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
  • 241 Woodberry Station
    Woodberry ForestVA 22989
    (888)798-9371

    Grades: 9-12 | 399 students
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