Burgundy Farm Country Day School

Tel: (703)329-6968
Grades: PK-8 | 275 students
  • Welcome, and congratulations: You have discovered a pre-K-8 school unlike any other! How so? As any current Burgundy parent or student can attest, Burgundy students love to come to school each day.
  • At our Alexandria campus, a former dairy farm, every indoor learning area opens to outdoor space and woods.
  • Nature is our laboratory for hands-on science and an ideal setting for active learning projects, whether at the Barn, pond, or stream in Alexandria, or at our 500-acre Burgundy Center for Wildlife Studies in West Virginia.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 275 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Burgundy Farm Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size 15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition: $26,934-Junior Kindergarten; $28,002-Kindergarten; $29,289-Grades 1-5; $30,814-Grades 6-8.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $15,000
Acceptance Rate
61%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lori Adams

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
LacrosseSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Enrichments: Chess Club, Barn Club, Drumming, Music, Cooking, etc., Instrumental music (piano, guitar, violin, saxophone, flute, clarinet, oboe), Model U.N., Sustainability Club, etc., Performing Arts-drama, Shakespeare, Visual Arts-drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, Vocal music Vocal music, After School Enrichments: Chess Club, Barn Club, Drumming, Music, Cooking, etc.,
Instrumental music (piano, guitar, violin, saxophone, flute, clarinet, oboe),
Model U.N., Sustainability Club, etc.,
Performing Arts-drama, Shakespeare,
Visual Arts-drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture,
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