Valwood School

Tel: (229)242-8491
Grades: PK-12 | 366 students
As an independent, college preparatory school, Valwood School's mission is to instill in its students an enthusiasm for academic excellence, the foundations of strong character, and a commitment to serve others.
Valwood's academic program offers students a challenging curriculum based on high expectations and a close interaction between teacher and student.
Valwood seeks to develop in its students intellectual curiosity and the ability to read with understanding, think critically, speak fluently, and write effectively.
Valwood strives to build strong character in its students by requiring them to follow a code of honor based on fundamental values of integrity, honesty, and responsibility.
The school also encourages participation in programs outside the classroom designed to build strong character by developing confidence, independence, teamwork, and leadership.
Valwood works to instill in its students an abiding commitment to service by fostering in them respect for others, compassion for those in need, an understanding of civic duty, and a responsibility to serve the communities in which they live.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2004

Student Body

Total Students 366 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Valwood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Open Bible Christian School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crossroads Baptist School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John Catholic School (5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valdosta
    Grades: K-6 | 136 students
    4.4 miles
    3001 Country Club Dr
    Valdosta, GA 31602
  • Valdosta
    St John Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 227 students
    5 miles
    800 Gornto Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31602
  • Valdosta
    Grades: PK-12 | 294 students
    5.7 miles
    3992 N Oak Street Ext
    Valdosta, GA 31605
  • Valdosta
    Grades: NS-12 | 50 students
    6 miles
    4565 Bemiss Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31605
  • Valdosta
    Grades: K-5 | 142 students
    6.5 miles
    4091 Inner Perimeter Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31602

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