The Discovery School Of Virginia

  • The Discovery School Of Virginia for Boys and the Discovery School of Virginia for Girls serve young people who are experiencing emotional, behavioral, and learning problems.
  • The 318 acre boys program and 150 acre girls program are located on separate campuses in the rolling uplands of central Virginia.
  • The Discovery Schools use a group problem-solving process and the natural environment to promote a student's overall positive development.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild/Moderate Learning Differences, Emotional/Behavioral Disorders, Other Health Impaired
Year Founded1998

Student Body

Total Students76 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeThe Discovery School Of Virginia Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$60,000
Admissions DirectorDon Williams
Admissions AssociateMike Forman
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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $10,731 for elementary schools and $15,558 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Virginia is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).