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COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Blue Ridge School is open for on-campus tours. Due to public health and safety protocols, visitors will not be able to enter dorms, academic halls, or the dining hall. Faculty and staff have been vaccinated for COVID-19 and the entire community is test weekly. Face coverings are required for all admissions visitors. Virtual visits are available by request.

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
No data available  
Interview Required
No data available  
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$55,500
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$55,500
Received Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid
$26,000
From Blue Ridge School

Blue Ridge School is a private, boys school like no other. We are one of the few all-boys, all-boarding schools for grades nine through twelve in the nation. Our curriculum is tailored to an individualized learning model designed specifically for boys on their way to college. Our community is approachable and inclusive. Our campus is filled with adventure. We focus on building men of character, ready to greet college and beyond. And, despite our rigorous and competitive spirit, our environment is uniquely supportive. We have built Blue Ridge School that way for a reason—it’s how boys learn best.

Blue Ridge School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1210
53 responses
Average ACT
25
16 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 3 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 3 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 25 responses
  • Character Education Trips
    40%
  • New grads jump in the lake after the ceremony
    40%
  • Chapel, brother hood, fca
    20%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
100%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
Canada, China, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Spain
International Boarding Students
25%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
170
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 3 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 3 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 3 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
4:1
National
17:1
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 17 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 17 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 17 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
67%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 3 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 3 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 3 responses

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