Millwood School

15100 Millwood School Ln
Midlothian, VA 23112-0231
     Tel: (804)639-3200
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 217 students
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Millwood School is a thriving college preparatory, independent, co-ed day school for students in junior kindergarten through 12th Grade.
Our focus is educational excellence in a warm and nurturing environment.
We are known for small classes and individual attention, a challenging and diverse curriculum, exceptional faculty, and a value structure that promotes honesty, integrity, and respect for others.
Millwood School produces accomplished, well rounded, and resourceful graduates, who measure up to their potential, lead principled lives, and strive to make the world a better place.
The mission of our school is dedicated to the growth of each student in a supportive environment that challenges the intellect, develops the body, and fosters moral values.
Millwood believes that each child is unique and that no two children learn in exactly the same way.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 217 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Millwood School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP English AP Calculus I AP US Government AP US History APPhysics APEnvironmental Science  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Financial aid is available to those who qualify and is need based.
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Janice C. Jennings

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
GolfSoccer,
SwimmingTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • Average class size is 12
  • 9 different languages are spoken by our faculty and staff
  • All middle school students are eligible to play sports - no selection process
  • Past graduates of Millwood School have attended Yale, Notre Dame, Carnegie Mellon, William and Mary, and Duke as well as a long list of other universities in both the US & abroad.

Profile last updated: 12/15/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Freedom Christian Academy (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Guardian Christian Academy (7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Guardian Christian Academy (7 miles away)
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School Reviews

1 year ago
My gifted student was struggling in a "great" public school in the gifted education program. The problem was the class was too overcrowded, the teachers overworked, and they could only teach to the middle. Switching her to Millwood is the greatest thing we have ever done. They recognize and appreciate her gifts and support her struggles. She has excelled in ways that were never possible in public school. They really teach to each child as an individual and help each achieve their best. The teachers are patient but challenging and really work as a team with the student and parents. The Head of School has amazing vision and challenges her staff to do better each year. Millwood is everything you would hope for your child''s education in school and in life.
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