Woodberry Forest School

898 Woodberry Forest Rd
Woodberry Forest, VA 22989-0229
Tel: (540)672-3900
Grades: 9-12 | 399 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. 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 399 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
12%
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
54%
Average Class Size 10 students
Average SAT score 1819
Average ACT score 27
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Slacks and Collared Shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $53,500
% on Financial Aid
42%
Average Financial Aid Grant $32,505
Acceptance Rate
44%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Frazier Stowers

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Riflery, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
ClimbingCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseMountain Biking,
RiflerySoccer,
SquashSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
WeightliftingWinter Track,
Wrestling
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Woodberry Forest School also viewed these schools: Miller School, St. Anne's-Belfield School, Tandem Friends School, Blue Ridge School and Wakefield Country Day School.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: 8-12 | 170 students
    37.1 miles
    1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)823-4805
    37.18-12
    170
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: NS-12 | 730 students
    27.3 miles
    2132 Ivy Road
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)296-5106
    27.3NS-12
    730
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: 5-12 | 217 students
    28.6 miles
    279 Tandem Lane
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434)296-1303
    28.65-12
    217
  • Dyke
    Blue Ridge School
    All-boys (Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 193 students
    23.6 miles
    273 Mayo Drive
    Dyke, VA 22935
    (434)985-2811
    23.69-12
    193
  • Flint Hill
    Grades: NS-12 | 189 students
    30.9 miles
    P.O. Box 739
    Flint Hill, VA 22627
    (540)635-8555
    30.9NS-12
    189

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
December 07, 2016
In addition to complying with all the usual admissions requirements, international students must also obtain a student visa. Here are five tips to help you navigate the admissions process.
November 30, 2016
SSAT and ISEE scores are one part of the total picture which most private school admissions staff review. These standardized tests reveal what you have learned in key mastery areas.
November 21, 2016
What is really important in choosing a private school? Ranks? Academics? Financial aid? Sports programs? Arts programs? One of these criteria doesn't matter. The others do.
Did You Know?
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).