Miller School of Albemarle, a coeducational day and boarding college preparatory school for students in grades 8 - PG, first opened its doors in 1878 with 33 students.
At the Miller School of Albemarle, we're all about unlocking the doors of opportunity for our young people doors that lead to success in college and a productive adult life, doors to which our well-rounded "mind, hands, and heart" program can provide the key.
Proud of being a small school with small classes, Miller boasts a vigorous academic college preparatory program.
There is an emphasis on character, honor, and individual responsibility; arts education; community service; and athletics for both boys and girls.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked VA School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 169 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $45,500
  • Acceptance rate: 65%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 18 / rolling

Top Rankings

Miller School Of Albemarle ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
Year Founded
1878

Student Body

Total Students
169 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Miller School Of Albemarle Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
10 students
Number of AP Courses
16 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language, French Literature, Macroeconomics, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, US Government & Politics, US History
Average SAT score
1220
Average ACT score
25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Khaki pants and collared shirt, for example)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 18 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Day Student Tuition is $22000
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$12,000
Acceptance Rate
65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sam Hale
Admissions Associate
Dee Gregory
Endowment Size
$14 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, International Club, Outdoor Club, Ski Club, Society of Women Engineers

School Notes

  • Miller School of Albemarle, a coeducational day and boarding college preparatory school for students in grades 8 - PG, first opened its doors in 1878 with 33 students. At the Miller School of Albemarle, we're all about unlocking the doors of opportunity for our young people doors that lead to success in college and a productive adult life, doors to which our well-rounded "mind, hands, and heart" program can provide the key. Proud of being a small school with small classes, Miller boasts a vigorous academic college preparatory program.  There is an emphasis on character, honor, and individual responsibility; arts education; community service; and athletics for both boys and girls.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked VA School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 169 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $45,500
  • Acceptance rate: 65%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 18 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $12,803 for elementary schools and $16,566 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Virginia is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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