Hunter McGuire Lower School of Stuart Hall

74 Quicks Mill Rd
Verona, VA 24482-0244
Tel: (540)248-2404
Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
Hunter McGuire seeks to instill in its students high standards for scholarship, integrity, leadership, and citizenship.
Through a challenging child-centered curriculum offered in a stimulating, discovery-oriented environment, students grow to become enthusiastic learners, creative problem-solvers, and disciplined thinkers.
A carefully designed program of academic excellence and an extensive, integrated enrichment program provides a foundation for lifelong learning.
Hunter McGuire School believes that character building and respect for ones self as well as respect for the unique qualities of others are vital for the development of the whole child.
In a nurturing environment that embraces diversity and fosters unity, children learn the values of honesty, personal responsibility, compassion, and service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 310 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Hunter McGuire Lower School of Stuart Hall Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 17 students
Average SAT score 1665
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,100
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,200
Admissions Director Ann Snyder
Admissions Associate Alisa Loughlin


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. basketball, chess club, soccer basketball, chess club, soccer,

School Notes

  • Challenging Academic Program
  • Art, Music, Technology, Spanish, and PE
  • Bus Service
  • Emphasis on Scholarship, Citizenship, Leadership
  • Financial Aid Available
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