The Steward School

11600 Gayton Rd
Richmond, VA 23238-0232
     Tel: (804)740-3394
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 583 students
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Founded in 1972, The Steward School serves boys and girls in Kindergarten through Grade 12.
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Steward offers a college-preparatory curriculum designed to help students of varying abilities reach their educational goals.
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Small classes, individual attention, extracurricular opportunities, and an in-school tutoring program support students at all grade levels.
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Instruction is geared to a child's learning style.
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Students in all divisions are involved in athletics, fine arts, community service, outdoor trips, and interest clubs.
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Extended care, English as a Second Language, summer sessions, interdisciplinary projects, and innovative minimesters with internships are offered.
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The mission of The Steward School is to provide a high-quality college preparatory program that encourages students of varied talents and abilities to develop their unique strengths in academics, athletics and the arts, while instilling the values of responsible citizenship.
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The Steward School seeks and celebrates the individual talents of every student and is committed to offering its students an educational experience in an intimate and nurturing, yet challenging, environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 583 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade The Steward School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hallmark Youthcare Richmond (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rudlin Torah Academy-Richmond Hebrew Day School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Academy of Academic Excellence (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond Rudlin Torah Academy-Richmond Hebrew Day School
      (Jewish)
    3809 Patterson Ave
    RichmondVA 23221
    (804)353-1110
      (Jewish)
    1 mi | 84 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • HenricoAcademy of Academic Excellence
    2545 Gayton Center Rd
    HenricoVA 23233
    (804)740-6500
    1.6 mi | 40 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HenricoChesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    2920 Pump Road
    HenricoVA 23233
    (804)360-4141
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.8 mi | 80 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • HenricoLapetite Academy-church
      (Non-sectarian)
    12484 Church Road
    HenricoVA 23233
    (804)360-4994
      (Non-sectarian)
    1.8 mi | 2 students | Gr. 5                      
  • Richmond St Mary's Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    9501 Gayton Rd
    RichmondVA 23229
    (804)740-1048
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.1 mi | 452 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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I am so glad that I have enrolled my daughter at The Steward School! The facilities are beyond comparison, the staff and faculty are amazing, and the programs they offer are wonderful! My daughter loves coming to school each day and is learning content in so many different and innovative ways. Our family is so happy to be part of the Steward community!
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