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The Covenant School
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  • Private, Christian (General)
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 31
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT, TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$19,380
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
41%
Average Financial Aid
$7,273
From The Covenant School

The Covenant School, a coeducational day school in Charlottesville, VA, asks students What Kind of Person Do You Want to Be? and What Kind of Life Do Want to Live? We are committed to teaching the next generation to live well from Pre-K through Grade 12.

Founded in 1985 as a bold experiment in melding a rigorous academic environment with the guiding principles of a non-denominational Christian culture, The Covenant School has served the central Virginia area for over 30 years. The Covenant School was the first Christian school in Virginia to have been accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools and remains true today to Academic Excellence under the Sovereignty of God.

Today, two campuses serve over 560 students from Pre-K through Grade 12, and over 1,000 alumni are engaging the world as leaders in their professions, their churches, and their communities.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1230
56 responses
Average ACT
29
5 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 3 responses
Poll
67%
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 3 responses
  • Spirit Week
    67%
  • Homecoming
    33%
  • Pep rallies
    33%

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Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
652
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 4 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 4 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 4 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$11,450
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
17:1
Poll
33%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 3 responses
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 3 responses
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 3 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
0%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 4 responses
0%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 4 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 4 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$59,471
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,142
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$299,600
National
$217,500

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