Peabody School Student Population 2017-18
How many students attend Peabody School?
How diverse is the student population?
What percentage of students receive financial assistance?
Where do Peabody students live?
Peabody School Faculty
What percentage of Peabody School teachers hold advanced degrees?
How experienced are the teachers at Peabody School?
Peabody School Learning Environment
How small are the classes at Peabody School?
Pre-Kindergarten (two teachers in the classroom): 13 students
Kindergarten: 13 students
Lower School (Grades 1-5): 16 students
Upper School (Grades 6-8): 17 students
With a low student:teacher ratio, Peabody is able to individualize instruction within the classroom.
What High School course credits are offered at Peabody?
What classes are available in addition to the traditional core classes?
What tests are required for admission to Peabody School?
To take the WPPSI – children are age 2 years 6 months to 7 years 7 months
To take the WISC – children are age 6 years 0 months to 16 years 11 months
When a child is between age 6:0 and 7:7 it is up to the examiner to decide which test is most appropriate. Most children over age 6:0 applying to Peabody will take the WISC.
Students applying to the Middle School (grades six through eight) may submit results of assessments such as the CogAT, Woodcock-Johnson, Stanford-9, or the Iowa Test of Basic Skills in place of the WISC. Please contact the Director of Admissions for more information.
What do the WPPSI and WISC measure?
What will the results tell us?
What should I tell my child about the testing?
What does the Admissions Committee look for regarding testing?
Where can I get my child tested?
- University of Virginia 434.924.7034
- Angie McHugh 434.996.6574 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Lisa Locke-Downer 434.466.1588 or www.crozetaces.org (Crozet)
- Julia Blodgett 434.242.2331 or email@example.com
- Suzanne Michels 434.296.0762 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Allison Anderson 434.806.6510 or email@example.com