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!

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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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Music Concert Season Underway

As the end of the year approaches, so do the Peabody School Music Concerts! Our K-2 concert will take place on Tuesday, May 21st at 1:30pm in the Peabody gym. Our 3-5 concert will take place the same day, but in the evening, beginning at 6pm. Our middle school concert...

College Decisions for Class of 2015

We are extremely proud of our Peabody alumni and their ongoing success after they graduate. The Peabody Class of 2015 has selected the following colleges and universities to attend this fall. We wish them all the best in their future endeavors! Grace A. - Davidson...

Hovercraft Project Visits Peabody

Peabody School's 4th, 5th and 6th grades were thrilled to work with the Hovercraft Project last month to build hovercrafts on site at the school.  “We are very excited about this project at Peabody,” said Head of School Rob Orlando.  “It promotes interests in science,...