Flint Hill School

3320 Jermantown Road,
Oakton, VA, 22124-0221
     Tel: (703)584-2300
Grades: PK - 12 | 998 students
Our commitment is to develop in a caring community an individual who seeks excellence and embraces the "Driving Spirit" of Flint Hill School.
At the heart of the Flint Hill philosophy is the belief that the community life of the school inspires students to respect individual differences in social, intellectual, racial and religious backgrounds while enjoying the rich experience of being bound together by service to the shared life of the school.
Students who establish deep and lasting friendships through caring for others, who take responsibility for maintaining the high quality of campus life, will experience a truth of lasting value: that the Flint Hill experience is not merely a stepping stone to college, but one that has lifelong meaning and deep satisfaction.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 998 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 18
% on Financial Aid 15%
Admissions Director Chris Pryor

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paul VI Catholic High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinnacle Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oakton KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OaktonOakton KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    2869 Hunter Mill Rd.
    OaktonVA22124
    (703)281-1332
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • OaktonPinnacle Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    2854 Hunter Mill Rd
    OaktonVA22124
    (703)537-0355
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.7 mi | 160 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • FairfaxAppletree School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    9655 Blake Lane
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)281-7747
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1.1 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • FairfaxFairfax KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    9749 Main Street
    FairfaxVA22031
    (703)273-3155
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • FairfaxHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Leo The Great School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3704 Old Lee Highway
    FairfaxVA22030
    (703)273-1211
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 535 students | Gr. PK-8                      

School Reviews

Recommended
1 year ago
1100 students at this school. The high school is on a different campus, separate form the younger students. Classes are never more than 18 students. Great facilities. Warm, caring teachers. Very supportive environment. One unique thing that separates this school from all others is their differentiate learning. Private schools in this area tend to have a cookie cutter approach to learning and teaching so they can only admit kids who test very high in every single subject. Those are the easiest students to teach! Flint Hill will work with students who excel in math and need a fast pace but struggle in English and need a slower pace, or vice versa. Flint Hill is the most supportive of the academically accelerated private schools in the area and the most academic of the private ''supportive'' schools in the area. Having said that, Flint Hill is not a special needs school. Services at Flint Hill vary based on the developmental expectations of each division, resources available, the needs of individual students, and the recommendations of professionals. Graduates from each class go to a very wide variety of colleges. The top students in each class will gain admission to Ivy Leagues (Harvard, Yale, Columbia, Cornell, University of Pennsylvania, etc). Other graduates go on to UVA, William and Mary, Bucknell, Villanova, Lehigh, Elon, College of Charleston, etc... And other students who need more support will go to on to smaller colleges that offer the support that student needs to succeed. It all depends on each individual''s ability combined with their work ethic.
- Posted by Parent

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Fairfax County, VA is $11,161 for elementary schools and $15,551 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfax County, VA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos