Education is not the filling of a pail,
but the lighting of a fire.
WELCOME TO PEABODY SCHOOL
Serving academically advanced students since 1994
A unique educational opportunity
Founded in 1994, Peabody School is a Pre-K – 8th grade independent school serving gifted and academically advanced students, located in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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.
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 by the Southern Association of Independent Schools.
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The Latest from Peabody School
The Peabody Admissions Open House for the 2018-19 academic year will be held on Wednesday, October 18, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please click on the Admissions tab to RSVP to attend!
On September 28, 2018, Peabody School students in grades 6-8 will participate in the inaugural launch of the school’s Leadership Academy, a new initiative being piloted with middle school students this year. Students will attend a Leadership Conference, hosted at the...
Congratulations to our Peabody graduates, as they embark on their high school careers! The Class of 2017 will attend Renaissance School, Charlottesville High School, Albemarle High School (Math, Engineering & Science Academy), Monticello High School (Health &...