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The Discovery School of Virginia

The Discovery School of Virginia is an all-male private alternative school for students in grades 7 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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The Discovery School of Virginia says

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.



Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.


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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 52
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 2
8 6
9 16
10 11
11 8
12 6
Ungraded 3

The Discovery School of Virginia's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing The Discovery School of Virginia's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 100% Male
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 40%
Multi-racial 19%
Hispanic/Latino 10%
Black or African American 19%
Asian 12%

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other school associations

Other special emphasis assocations

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