Belle Meade School

353 F.T. Valley Rd,
Sperryville, VA, 22740
Tel: (540)987-8970
Grades: 6 - 12 | 17 students
The mission of Belle Meade School is to provide students with an academic learning environment that is holistic in its methods and a model of lifelong learning and sustainable living for them, their parents and the community.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 17 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Belle Meade School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Susan Hoffman

School Notes:

    • The school provides an excellent academic program that integrates sustainable living, growing food, caring for one another, and working to create harmony and balance with the land. The school is a place where young people develop self worth and learn empowerment through challenging intellectual and physical activities and where their work is valued and respected. School Objectives:
    • Provide excellent academic education for grades 6 through 12.
    • Guide the students in a supportive, nurturing environment.
    • Integrate academic excellence and sustainable living.
    • Offer mentoring and shared responsibility by adults and students working together.
    • Foster development of self worth through successful experiences in the natural world.
    • Offer individualized learning to allow students to take charge of their own education.
    • Provide an inclusive, supportive community.
    • Provide diverse situations for students to build relationships with each other and adults.
    • Promote cross-cultural experiences.
    • Create an economically viable merger of farm and school.
    • Prepare the students for success in life.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hearthstone School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hearthstone School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hearthstone School (5.3 miles away)
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  • Sperryville Hearthstone School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Po Box 247
    Sperryville , VA , 22740
    (540)987-9212
    Special Program Emphasis
    5.3  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Luray Mt. Carmel Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 31
    Luray , VA , 22835
    (540)743-9558
    (Baptist)
    13.6  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Stanley Stanley Seventh-day Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    118 Church Ave
    Stanley , VA , 22851
    (540)778-3377
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    14  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Culpeper Culpeper Christian School
    (Christian)
    810 Old Rixeyville Rd
    Culpeper , VA , 22701
    (540)825-4208
    (Christian)
    15.4  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Culpeper
    Epiphany Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    114 E Edmondson St
    Culpeper , VA , 22701
    (540)825-9017
    (Roman Catholic)
    15.5  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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