News and Updates

Spend a Day on May 8

The Admissions Team invites all interested students to Spend a Day at The Covenant School! We are hosting our final Upper School student visitation day on Monday, May 8th. Visitors will be hosted by a Covenant student, attend classes in session, and will be treated to lunch from Panera. Visitors must register in advance at or call 220.7330…. Read more »

Upper School Hosts Cut-a-Thon

Nearly two dozen Upper School students and teachers participated in yesterday’s Cut-a-Thon to raise money for a family in the school community touched by cancer. Participants gathered on stage during lunch in front of an impromptu audience to witness the event. Hair will be sent to Pantene’s Beautiful Lengths in order to make wigs for… Read more »

Golden Apple Award Winner

The Golden Apple Award recognizes the dedication and character of outstanding teachers throughout Albemarle County. Each year, one winner is selected from each public school, and from private schools within the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. Educators are nominated by colleagues and students for exhibiting characteristics which include creating a love of learning, stimulating thought,… Read more »

Seth Wilson Named Covenant’s Head Football Coach

Seth Wilson, who has served as the interim Head Coach and as an assistant coach for the varsity football program for three years, has been selected as the next Head Football Coach for the Covenant Eagles. “I must thank my Heavenly Father for I would not be the man I am today nor standing at… Read more »

Covenant Scientists STEAM Ahead

Recently, five Covenant middle school students competed at the Piedmont Regional Science Fair. Caroline Booker ’22, Ryland Dickman ’22, Pauline Gineste ’22, Susannah Carter ’21, and Julian Drake ’21 were sponsored by Science Department Chair Gretchen Feury and Science Teacher Sarah Green in the Junior Division. Additionally, Hunter Yates ’20, who completed his project independently, was… Read more »

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