Charterhouse School

3900 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23230-0232
     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 Students 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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Saint Gertrude High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tuckahoe Montessori School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tuckahoe Montessori School (1 miles away)
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  • RichmondSaint Gertrude High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    3215 Stuart Avenue
    RichmondVA 23221
    (804)358-9114
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 268 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RichmondTuckahoe Montessori School
    Montessori School
    4103 Monument Ave
    RichmondVA 23220
    (804)359-2754
    Montessori School
    1 mi | 62 students | Gr. NS-4                      
  • RichmondBenedictine College Preparatory
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    304 N Sheppard St
    RichmondVA 23221
    (804)342-1300
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 278 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RichmondSt. Benedict Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3100 Grove Avenue
    RichmondVA 23221
    (804)254-8850
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 209 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • RichmondRichmond Child Development Cen
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    3319 Ellwood Ave
    RichmondVA 23221
    (804)355-5093
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.1 mi | 128 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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