2020 Campaign

Peabody School is pleased to announce the Peabody 2020 Capital Campaign, along with plans to build a new, state-of-the-art academic building that will be an environmentally friendly asset to our Peabody community. Please take a moment to learn about this exciting initiative!

Education is not the filling of a pail,
but the lighting of a fire.

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Serving academically advanced students since 1994

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2020 Campaign

Peabody School is pleased to announce the Peabody 2020 Capital Campaign, along with plans to build a new, state-of-the-art academic building that will be an environmentally friendly asset to our Peabody community. Please take a moment to learn about this exciting initiative!

WHY PEABODY?

A unique educational opportunity

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Academically Advanced

Mission Driven

Founded in 1994, Peabody School is a PreKindergarten – 8th grade independent school serving gifted and academically advanced students, located in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Small Class Size

Differentiated

Provides a differentiated learning experience through small class size (12-16 students) and expertly trained teachers who balance teacher-directed and student-initiated focus on inquiry and discovery.

Multi-Disciplinary

Holistic

Embraces educating the whole child with a focus on social-emotional development, as well as extensive opportunities in fine and performing arts, service learning, athletics, electives, and extracurricular programming.

Accredited

Credentialed

Accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS), Peabody is also a member of the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), and the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD).

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Save the Date: The Panther Ball

We are so excited to celebrate our 25th anniversary on an auction year! We hope you will join us on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Jefferson starting at 6:30 p.m. Please find more information about the celebration and auction in our newsletter.  Please sign up for...

Admissions Open Houses

Huge thanks to everyone who attended our Fall Admissions Open House on October 16!  Our next Open House will be Tuesday, February 11 from 9 - 1 p.m.  Please join us then or email admissions@peabodyschool.org to schedule a private tour.

Kids’ Night Out

Peabody students in PreK - 5th grade are invited to attend an evening of Festive Fall Fun on October 26!  Dress in your favorite costume and enjoy a night of games, crafts, and spooktacular surprises!  Dinner and dessert wil be provided.  Please see the weekly...