Collegiate School

  • Since 1915, Collegiate School has offered students an opportunity to meet high expectations of academic and personal excellence.
  • We are proud of our students' many accomplishments and grateful for the dedicated community of faculty, administrators, trustees, parents, alumni and friends who teach, coach, support and encourage them.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1915
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students1610 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeCollegiate School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers191 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size15 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesLower School - $20,110 Middle School - $22,140 Upper School - $23.610
Admissions DirectorJohn Wilson

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Indoor SoccerLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Judicial/Honor Council, Newspaper/Yearbook, Service, Theater, various clubs and committees
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Henrico
    Grades: PK-12
    2.9 miles
    11600 Gayton Rd
    Henrico, VA 23238
    (804)740-3394
    2.9 PK-12
    n/a
  • Richmond
    St. Christopher's School
    All-boys (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-12 | 985 students
    3.6 miles
    711 Saint Christophers Road
    Richmond, VA 23226
    (804)282-3185
    3.6 PK-12
    985
  • Richmond
    Grades: 8-12 | 500 students
    2.1 miles
    3850 Pittaway Dr
    Richmond, VA 23235
    (804)272-5864
    2.1 8-12
    500
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: 8-12 | 177 students
    67.8 miles
    1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434)823-4805
    67.8 8-12
    177
  • Chesterfield
    Grades: K-12 | 243 students
    9.6 miles
    6511 Belmont Rd.
    Chesterfield, VA 23832
    (804)276-3193
    9.6 K-12
    243

School Reviews

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Collegiate provides a terrific education for our children. The teachers and administration have always been helpful. The facilities are almost too nice.To me, the best part of Collegiate is the other families who contribute their well-mannered, bright children. Peers have a big influence on kids (see, e.g., Freaknomics) and I can't imagine a better group of peers than my kids have found at Collegiate. It's a community worth joining if your family is able.
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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $11,075 for elementary schools and $16,559 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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