Burgundy Farm Country Day School

3700 Burgundy Road
Alexandria, VA 22303-0223
     Tel: (703)329-6968
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 282 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 282 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 38%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Burgundy Farm Country Day School Students 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: $25,960-Junior Kindergarten; $26,990-Kindergarten; $28,230-Grades 1-5; $29,700-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,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Ireton High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Browne Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Browne Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • Alexandria
    5917 Telegraph Rd
    AlexandriaVA 22310
    (703)960-3000
    0.7 mi | Gr. NS-8 | 278 students                      
  • Alexandria
    Bishop Ireton High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    201 Cambridge Road
    AlexandriaVA 22314
    (703)751-7606
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 785 students                      
  • Alexandria
    6300 Florence Ln
    AlexandriaVA 22310
    (703)960-3498
    Montessori School
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 97 students                      
  • Alexandria
    The Howard Gardner School
    Special Program Emphasis
    4913 Franconia Road
    AlexandriaVA 22310
    (703)822-9300
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.4 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 64 students                      
  • Alexandria
    1000 Saint Stephens Rd
    AlexandriaVA 22304
    (703)212-2730
    (Episcopal)
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 1141 students                      

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