Foxcroft School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (540)687-5555
  • Founded in 1914, Foxcroft School is a college-preparatory boarding and day school for girls in grades 9-12.
  • Foxcroft provides a residential learning experience for girls in which academic excellence, leadership, responsibility, and integrity are our highest values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences are supported.
Year Founded1914

Student Body

Total Students165 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeFoxcroft School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
68%
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Placement Biology, Advanced Placement Calculus (AB), Advanced Placement Calculus (BC), Advanced Placement Chemistry, Advanced Placement English Language, Advanced Placement English Literature, Advanced Placement French Language, Advanced Placement Human Geography, Advanced Placement Macro Economics, Advanced Placement Micro Economics, Advanced Placement Spanish Language, Advanced Placement Spanish Literature, Advanced Placement United States History
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Solid colored shirts with collars, non-jean material pants, skirts, and dresses)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$51,900
Tuition NotesDay students are provided with a room, meals and access to teachers, study hall and facilities, much like the boarding students.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant$30,000
Admissions DirectorGina Finn

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBasketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballClimbing,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianField Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.23 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.A Cappella Groups, Art Club, Astronomy Club, Choir, Community Service, Dance, Drama Club, Environmental Club, Honor Council, Horseback Riding, International Clubs, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Model UN, Peer Tutoring, Photography, Student Activities, Student Government, Student Publications, Tech Crew, Theatre/Drama, Yearbook, Yoga

School Notes

  • At Foxcroft, young women discover and enhance their academic and personal strengths in a community where 80% of the faculty lives on campus. Students from 19 states plus D.C.and 13 countries enjoy a rigorous curriculum enriched by events such as the Goodyear Fellow Program, a two-week interim program, the Niblack Lecture Series, and the Poetry Festival. With a 6:1 student/teacher ratio and an average class size of 12, the faculty emphasizes collaboration, a proven way that girls learn best. Foxcroft curriculum offerings number 66 courses and 15 Advanced Placement (AP) courses, as well as academic support through the Learning Center and Math and Humanities Labs. The 500-acre campus is 50 miles west of Washington, D.C.
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School Reviews

5  7/27/2012
At the time there were few better gifts that we could have ever given our daughter than the gift of Foxcroft School in Middleburg, Virginia. The school provided the environment, experience and education to empower our daughter to achieve academic excellence and to be accepted into variety of colleges of her choice. Our daughter developed personal leadership skills that have helped her to navigate her life in a way that not only provided options but direction and discipline in her work ethic and in navigating the many life choices that young people face. Our daughter currently is a strong college student, community leader and a young women who makes great choices in her friendships. In addition to strong academics Foxcroft had all the opportunities for sports and arts -for which our daughter embraced and the school always supported her along the way . Foxcroft has the tools in place to support a variety of girls. Thank you Foxcroft --
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