Woodberry Forest School

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
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