Students: 408 | Faculty: 119 | Grades: 9-12 | Gender: Boys
Woodberry Forest School
Woodberry Forest School is located on a 1200 acre campus in Woodberry Forest, Virginia. Founded in 1889, the school celebrates its 125 year anniversary in 2013. It is an all male college prep boarding school with an academically challenging curriculum.
In addition to a strong sports program, Woodberry Forest has study abroad programs in Europe and Central America; and holds awards for it’s outstanding physics and economics program.
The school is home to 408 students from 15 countries around the world. Annual tuition costs are $48,000.00 per year, with 40% of the students receiving financial aid.
An application and fee is required for admission, as well as, SSAT test scores and teacher recommendations. Deadline for first round admission decision is February 1st.
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