Woodberry Forest School

898 Woodberry Forest Rd
Woodberry Forest, VA 22989-0229
Tel: (540)672-3900
Grades: 9-12 | 396 students
Founded in 1889,Woodberry Forest School is an all-boarding community for boysin grades nine through twelve.
A Woodberry education, centered around acentury-old, student-run honor system, emphasizes intellectual thoroughnessand moral integrity.
Our 1200-acre campus features state-of-the-art facilitiesand technology for academic, athletic, and artistic endeavors.
All studentsparticipate in an extensive leadership development program. Our school islocated in scenic Madison County, Virginia, a short drive from Washington,D.C., Charlottesville, or Richmond. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1889

Student Body

Total Students 396 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Woodberry Forest School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Average SAT score 1781
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Slacks and Collared Shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $50,200
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $32,456
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Scott G. Schamberger


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
WeightliftingWinter Track,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Timberlake Christian Schools (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Timberlake Christian Schools (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Timberlake Christian Schools (2.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Forest
    Grades: PK-12 | 406 students
    2.2 miles
    202 Horizon Dr
    Forest, VA 24551
  • Lynchburg
    Grades: PK-KG | 79 students
    3.1 miles
    1071 Woodberry Square Pl
    Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Lynchburg
    Grades: K-7 | 64 students
    3.2 miles
    2812 Greenview Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Lynchburg
    Grades: K-12 | 352 students
    5 miles
    122 Fleetwood Dr
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
  • Forest
    Grades: K-8 | 68 students
    5.1 miles
    1043 Cifax Road
    Forest, VA 24551

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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $10,040 for elementary schools and $15,385 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Virginia is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).