James River Day School

5039 Boonsboro Rd,
Lynchburg, VA, 24503-0245
Tel: (434)384-7385
James River Day School cherishes children and challenges them to become scholars, leaders, and citizens for the 21st century in a community of academic excellence.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 267 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade James River Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,600
Tuition Notes $9600 for k-4 and $9990 for grades 5-8
Admissions Director Kirstin McHenry
Admissions Associate Ann F. Parker

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 Art, After-school Chorus, Chess, Girls on the Run, Middle School Drama, Soccer Club - 3rd and 4th graders Chess, After-school Art,
After-school Chorus,
Girls on the Run,
Middle School Drama,
Soccer Club - 3rd and 4th graders,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Virginia Episcopal School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rivermont School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Cross Regional Catholic School (3.4 miles away)
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  • Lynchburg Virginia Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    400 VES Road
    Lynchburg , VA , 24503
    (434)385-3600
    (Episcopal)
    2.2  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lynchburg
    Rivermont School
    Special Education School
    3024 Forest Hills Cir
    Lynchburg , VA , 24501
    (434)947-4697
    Special Education School
    2.2  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Lynchburg
    Holy Cross Regional Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2125 Langhorne Road
    Lynchburg , VA , 24501
    (434)847-5436
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.4  mi  |  215  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Lynchburg
    New Covenant Schools
    Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
    122 Fleetwood Dr
    Lynchburg , VA , 24501
    (434)847-8313
    Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
    3.4  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Lynchburg
    Blue Ridge Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1071 Woodberry Square Pl
    Lynchburg , VA , 24502
    (434)525-0061
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    4.2  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

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