Virginia Boarding Schools

previous
Even on cloudy days the cadets will march in the traditional parade.
next
Even on cloudy days the cadets will march in the traditional parade.
Become individualistic.
FMS offers thirteen varsity sports to provide young men with athletic opportunities that may not exist for them at larger schools.
The Smithsonian Natural History Museum is just one of 300 internship placements available to seniors through Madeira's award winning Co-Curriculum program
Challenging academics are at the center of life at Massanutten. Our small class sizes allow for individualized teacher attention. Honors and AP courses are available. For your son or daughter's convenience, MA is a a certified location for SAT, ACT, and AP testing.
R-MA's marching band participates in the Washington, D.C., and/or New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade every year in addition to other parades on the East Coast. The concert band performed at the National Rifle Association's annual convention for three consecutive years.
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
Drama class
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 2016 State Championship Lacrosse Team
Hargrave strives to develop well-rounded young men. Hargrave offers various opportunities for Cadets to be involved with music and the arts. Pictured above are our Hargrave Highlanders Pipe and Drum Corps, under the direction of Tim Carpenter during a performance at Virginia International Raceway.
The campus lake offers wonderful views of the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains.
'Let's start with a school on a river and a thousand possibilities.' John E. Byers, Headmaster Christchurch School
Our historic campus is located in downtown Staunton, Virginia. Students enjoy the freedom afforded them by this safe environment; whether walking into town to study at a coffee shop or spending free time at local shops and restaurants, our students get a taste of the college experience early-on in the context of our safe, small town.
STEAM Club - Building Drones

Virginia Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Blue Ridge School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    434-985-2811

    Grades: 9-12 | 195 students
  • Chatham Hall
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    434-432-5516

    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
  • 49 Seahorse Lane
    ChristchurchVA 23031
    804-758-2306

    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
  • 1200 N. Quaker Lane
    AlexandriaVA 22302
    877-933-4347

    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
  • 225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    1-800-946-7773

    Grades: 7-12 | 170 students
  • Fork Union Military Academy
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    1-800-462-3862

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 535 students
  • Foxcroft School
    All-girls 
    P.O. Box 5555
    MiddleburgVA 20118
    540-687-4340

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 151 students
  • Hargrave Military Academy
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    800-432-2480

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 250 students
  • 8328 Georgetown Pike
    McLeanVA 22102-1200
    703-556-8273

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 308 students
  • 614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664
    877-466-6222

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 100 students
  • 1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    434-823-4805

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 181 students
  • 2635 Oak Hill Road
    Mouth of WilsonVA 24363
    276-579-2619

    Grades: 8-12 | 145 students
  • 128 Oakland Farm Way
    TroyVA 22974
    434-293-9059

    Grades: 3-8 | 1-8 (day) | 45 students
  • Randolph-Macon Academy
    (United Methodist)
    200 Academy Drive
    Front RoyalVA 22630
    540-636-5484

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 320 students
  • 2132 Ivy Road
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    434-296-5106

    Grades: 9-12 | 899 students
  • St. Margaret's School
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    444 Water Lane PO Box 158
    TappahannockVA 22560
    804-443-3357

    Grades: 8-12 | 125 students
  • Stuart Hall 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 | 245 students
  • 241 Woodberry Station
    Woodberry ForestVA 22989
    888-798-9371

    Grades: 9-12 | 399 students
Recent Articles
A Year At A Swiss Boarding School
May 11, 2017
In 1957-58 Peter Denis attended a boarding school in Switzerland. In this article he recounts his experiences for us.
Boarding Schools with IB Programs
May 11, 2017
The International Baccalaureate programmes cover the entire K-12 spectrum with three distinct educational curricula. In this article, we focus on American private high schools which offer the Diploma Programme.
5 More Founders and the Schools Their Gifts Established
April 26, 2017
Vision. Generosity. High-minded principles. These are the hallmarks of the benefactors of the five schools featured in this article.
Featured Schools
Featured Schools