Highland School

597 Broadview Ave,
Warrenton, VA, 20186-0201
Tel: (540)878-2700
Grades: PK - 12 | 467 students
Our mission is to provide a demanding academic and co-curricular program that develops the skills and character essential for students to meet the challenges of college and leadership in the twenty-first century.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1928

Student Body

Total Students 467 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Highland School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 62%
Average Class Size 11 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress code is casual and varies by division)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition for 2013-14 ranged from $4,245 (PK 3/4) to $22,670 (Grades 9-12). Merit-based scholarships and need-based financial aid are available.
% on Financial Aid 40%
Average Financial Aid Grant $9,800
Admissions Director Donna Tomlinson
Admissions Associate Laura McCauley

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassador, French, Honor Council, Host, International, Key, Latin, Lit Mag, Prefect, Robotics, Spanish, Yearbook Ambassador, French, Honor Council, Host, International, Key, Latin, Lit Mag, Prefect, Robotics, Spanish, Yearbook,

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1928, Highland School has grown to include PK3 through Grade 12. Highland School currently serves 465 students including 20 international students from Brazil, China, France, Germany, Italy, Scotland, Spain, and Vietnam. We are located on a 42-acre campus in the heart of Warrenton, VA, 45 miles outside of Washington, DC. Our campus includes the state-of-the-art Rice Theater located in the Highland Center for the Arts, 183,000 square feet of academic, administrative, and athletic facilities and a full-sized turf athletic facility.
  • Profile last updated: 08/14/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fresta Valley Christian School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Boxwood Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Fresta Valley Christian School (6.1 miles away)
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  • Warrenton The Boxwood Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    507 Winchester St
    Warrenton , VA , 20186
    (540)347-1679
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.5  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Warrenton
    St. John Evangelist Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    111 King St
    Warrenton , VA , 20186
    (540)347-2458
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Marshall Fresta Valley Christian School
    (Christian)
    6428 Wilson Rd
    Marshall , VA , 20115
    (540)364-1929
    (Christian)
    6.1  mi  |  234  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Warrenton Providence Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    6872 Watson Ct
    Warrenton , VA , 20187
    (540)349-4989
    (Christian)
    6.5  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Alexandria St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School
    (Episcopal)
    1000 St. Stephen's Road
    Alexandria , VA , 22304
    (703)212-2706
    (Episcopal)
    6.8  mi  |  1144  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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