North Branch School

221 Mickens Road,
Afton, VA, 22920-0229
Tel: (540)456-8450
Grades: PK - 8 | 123 students
North Branch School fosters respect, non-violence, environmental responsibility, and the involvement of students, teachers and families in our community.
We value the uniqueness of each child.
Our curriculum promotes the desire to learn and to develop abilities to the fullest.
We are dedicated to providing a diverse environment that stimulates curiosity, creativity, and cooperation.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade North Branch School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 63%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,849
Tuition Notes Preschool - $1,872 for 2 mornings a week, $3,357for 4 mornings a week; Kindergarten and Elementary - $5,823 for 4 full days (no Wednesdays), $6,849 for 5 full days; Upper Elementary - $7317 for 5 full days; Middle School - $7533 for 5 full days -- all
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Director Charlotte Zinsser Booth
Admissions Associate Heather Harris

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports SoccerSoccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Food Pantry (Middle School), Model UN (Middle School), Science Club (Elementary), Yearbook (Middle School) Food Pantry (Middle School),
Model UN (Middle School),
Science Club (Elementary),
Yearbook (Middle School),

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 01/20/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Afton Christian School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Afton Christian School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Good Shepherd School (8.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Afton Afton Christian School
    (Christian)
    9357 Critzers Shop Road
    Afton , VA , 22920
    (540)456-6853
    (Christian)
    1.5  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  KG-10
  • Waynesboro Fishburne Military School
    All-boys | Military School
    255 South Wayne Avenue
    Waynesboro , VA , 22980
    (540)946-7700
    All-boys | Military School
    6  mi  |  169  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Charlottesville Miller School    
    1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    Charlottesville , VA , 22903
    (434)823-4805
    6.5  mi  |  148  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Waynesboro Faith Primary School
    (Christian)
    19 Browns Ln
    Waynesboro , VA , 22980
    (540)942-1857
    (Christian)
    7.1  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Waynesboro
    Good Shepherd School
    (Christian)
    109 Community Drive
    Waynesboro , VA , 22980
    (540)564-1838
    (Christian)
    8.3  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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