To nurture in each child a love of learning in a community that respects childhood.
Children in preschool through fifth grade.
The campus is located in historic Free Union, Virginia in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and fifteen minutes northwest of downtown Charlottesville (home of the University of Virginia). The school is approximately 90 minutes from Richmond and two hours from Washington, DC.
4220 Free Union Road, PO Box 250, Free Union, VA 22940
|Grades:||Preschool through Fifth Grade|
|Faculty and staff:||15 Full-time
|Average class size:||10 students|
|Student:teacher ratio:||PS and Pre-K 6:1
Grades 1-5 10:1
|School day:||Preschool, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM or 8:30 to 3:00
Pre-K - 5th Grade, 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
|Campus:||Six buildings on six acres, including a nature trail, creek, gardens, outdoor classroom, soccer field, wildlife meadow, and play structures|
|Featured:||Certified Schoolyard Habitat|
|2021-22 tuition:||See Tuition under Admissions|
|Extended Day||Preschool - 5th Grade
Morning Care 7:45-8:15
Afterschool program 3:00-5:30
|Financial aid:||26% of students receive need-based tuition assistance|