Charterhouse School

Tel: (804)254-9678
Grades: 5-12 | 71 students
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Charterhouse School provides an array of innovative education services for students with specialized learning needs in the Richmond, VA area.
The curriculum is aligned with the Virginia Standards of Learning.
Learning is individualized, fun, challenging, and experiential.
Youth with negative educational experiences can develop positive self images and a strong vision for the future.
The goal of Charterhouse is to give students the academic and social skills they need to re-enter the public schools.
While emphasizing individual needs, the curriculum is designed to promote cooperative learning.
The curriculum also allows for students to undertake independent study, which may include online classes for high school credit.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious Affiliation Methodist
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 71 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Charterhouse School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admissions Associate Angie Meccia
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The average private school tuition in Richmond, VA is $10,869 for elementary schools and $16,021 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Richmond, VA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).