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.
Boarding Schools in Virginia
Massanutten Military Academy is a coed military school in Woodstock, Virginia. It was established in 1899. The school is the first boarding school in the world to be a partner in the Heroic Imagination Project, a program based on Standford University research. The school forms on a military structure with cadets organized into companies of 25 and peer led. Respect, tradition and teamwork are core values. Class sizes are small with emphasis on individual attention and cooperation. Athletics are an important part of ...
Fork Union Military Academy is a private college prep military boarding school for boys in grades 7-12, PG. It is a Christian school affiliated with the Baptist General Association of Virginia. It is located on a 1,300 acre campus in the Piedmont region. The Academy was originally founded as Fork Union Academy in 1898 with a class of 19 boys and girls. In 1902 the academy became an all-male military academy. Post graduate athletic programs include a football team and a ...
The Blue Ridge School is an all-male school located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, about 20 miles from Charlottesville, Virginia. The school was originally founded in 1909 by the Reverend George Mayo, of the Virginia Episcopal Diocese. Nowadays Blue Ridge School is a college prep boarding school for boys in grades 9-12. The school prides itself on a low average class size and student per teacher work load. Blue Ridge also boasts a 100% college acceptance rate, including to ...