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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Peabody Speaker Series

You are cordially invited to join us on Thursday, October 3 at 7 pm for the first event in our Peabody Speaker Series.  We are pleased to welcome Nancy Striniste, founder and principal designer at EarlySpace, LLC, to speak on "Creating Outdoor Spaces that Connect...

Back to School Nights

We are excited to officially welcome back all of our families during our two Back to School Nights. The PreK-5 night is being held on September 12th and the Middle School night is being held on September 19th. Both nights will run from 6-8PM. Families will have the...

Save the Date!

Please join us for our Peabody Potluck on Sunday, October 6 at Darden Towe!  We'll kick off celebrations for Peabody's 25th anniversary with a casual, fun-filled afternoon at the park.  Please check your weekly newsletter for more details!