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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.
Fishburne Military School Photo
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.
Roanoke Catholic School Photo - Roanoke Catholic's campus is surrounded by the natural, beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Oakland School Photo - We love the horses!
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.
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.
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.
Hargrave Military Academy Photo - Respect! Integrity! Success! Earn it at Hargrave!
Woodberry Forest School Photo
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.
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
Foxcroft School Photo - Foxcroft School House
Blue Ridge School Photo - Our lake offers students a chance to relax, fish, canoe - in the center of campus.
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.
Virginia Episcopal School Photo - Virginia Episcopal School's campus, on 160 beautiful acres with hiking and biking trails, is 15 minutes from the vibrant downtown of Lynchburg, VA, and 1/2 hour to the Blue Ridge Mountains. Starbucks, restaurants and shopping are a quick two miles away.
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.

Top Virginia Boarding Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Blue Ridge School
    Blue Ridge School Photo - We offer 20 competitive team sports at the squire, junior varsity and varsity levels.
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    (434)985-2811

    Grades: 9-12 | 185 students
  • Chatham Hall
    Chatham Hall Photo - Chatham Hall is known for our STEAM offerings-including the award winning FTC Robotics team- The Tutu Turtles!
    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
    (800)946-7773

    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 Riding
    All-girls 
    P.O. Box 5555
    MiddleburgVA 20118
    (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 | 250 students
  • 8328 Georgetown Pike
    McLeanVA 22102-1200
    (703)556-8273

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 325 students
  • 614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664
    (540)459-2167

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 134 students
  • 1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)823-4805

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 170 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 | 145 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
  • 621 N Jefferson St
    RoanokeVA 24016
    (540)982-3532

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 486 students
  • 2132 Ivy Road
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)296-5106

    Grades: 9-12 | 899 students
  • St. Margaret's School
    St. Margaret's School Photo - WE BELIEVE YOU BELONG HERE. * 10 acre historic waterfront campus * 42 acre athletic complex * Within 2 hours of Washington, DC, Richmond, Charlottesville, Williamsburg, and Virginia Beach
    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 - Founded in 1844, Stuart Hall School is one of the oldest and most respected independent schools in the nation. Our students enjoy the benefits of a long-standing, global alumni network upon graduating.
    (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 | 394 students
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