The Covenant School

Tel: (434)220-7330
Grades: PK-12
The Covenant School is a non-denominational, college-preparatory, day school offering a Christian Liberal Arts and Sciences college-preparatory curriculum to over 550 students in Pre-K through Grade 12.
Our Christian Liberal Arts and Sciences education calls students to a broad range of study, encompassing literature, history, math, science, and the arts.
We invite students to live a life of virtue founded upon the truths of the Christian faith, and challenge them to live a life consistent with those things.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,000
Tuition Notes Pre-K Half-Day $ 8,900 Pre-K Full-Day $10,250 Grades K-4 $13,600 Grades 5-6 $14,500 Grades 7-12 $16,300
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Donna B. Harris
Admissions Associate Ms. Melissa Frazier


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Clubs, Community Service Projects, Drama Productions Clubs, Community Service Projects,
Drama Productions,

School Notes

  • Two campuses: Lower School (PK-6) is located in downtown Charlottesville and Upper School (7-12) is conveniently located in Albemarle county.
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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $10,277 for elementary schools and $15,846 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).