Contact

The Covenant School – Lower School (PreK – 6th) — (434) 220-7309

1000 Birdwood Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903

The Covenant School – Upper School (7th – 12th) — (434) 220-7329

175 Hickory Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Admissions Office — (434) 220-7330

Call the Admissions Office to arrange a tour or a prospective student visit. Click HERE to email a request an information packet about Covenant’s traditional, college-preparatory curriculum. To arrange a visit at the Lower School (Pre-K – Grade 6), please call Catherine McFarland at 220-8125; Upper School (Grades 7 -12) tours and visits may be scheduled by contacting Donna Harris at 220-7330.

Athletic Hotline — (434) 220-7347

Call this HOTLINE for game information, practice updates, changes or cancellations due to weather. Contact the Athletic Director, Brooks Berry at 434-220-8131 for more information about Covenant’s athletic program.

Interested in applying for a faculty or staff position?

Click here to view current openings

Faculty and Staff

Please refer to the Faculty page for individual contact information and email links.

HeadmasterGeorge Sanker220-8122gsanker@covenantschool.org
Head of Upper School and Dean of AcademicsBill Zimmerman951-9360bzimmerman@covenantschool.org
Director of Student Life
and Alumni Affairs
Spencer Burton220-7353sburton@covenantschool.org
Upper School
Dean of Students
Carol Fishwick220-7337cfishwick@covenantschool.org
Head of Lower SchoolMo Gaffney220-7313mgaffney@covenantschool.org
Admissions Office
Upper School
Donna Harris220-7330dharris@covenantschool.org
Admissions Office
Lower School
Catherine McFarland220-8125cmcfarland@covenantschool.org
Asst to HeadmasterSherry Cook220-7302scook@covenantschool.org
After School Program-Covenant ClubViki Lynch531-2607vlynch@covenantschool.org
Advancement DirectorMary Coleman220-8124mcoleman@covenantschool.org
Athletic DirectorBrooks Berry220-8131bberry@covenantschool.org
ATHLETIC UPDATESHOTLINE220-7347
Attendance - LowerMary Knisley220-7309mknisley@covenantschool.org
Attendance - UpperPenney Blair220-7329pblair@covenantschool.org
Chief Financial OfficerFrank Berry220-7308fberry@covenantschool.org
Dean of Academics
Lower School
Chris Hall220-7368chall@covenantschool.org
Director of Accounting and Human ResourcesWendy Hill220-7301whill@covenantschool.org
College Advising DirectorMary Layman220-7332mlayman@covenantschool.org
Director of FacilitiesMarvin Boswell220-7324mboswell@covenantschool.org
Marketing and Communications MgrJim Beavers220-8127jbeavers@covenantschool.org
Fine Arts ChairJennifer Peart951-9379jpeart@covenantschool.org
Registrar, Lower SchoolJane Thomas220-7357jthomas@covenantschool.org
SCHOOL CLOSINGHOTLINE220-7348
Summer Specialty CampsBryan Verbrugge220-7354bverbrugge@covenantschool.org
Tuition, Collections,
Accounts Payable
Tiffaney Morris951-9381tmorris@covenantschool.org
Website UpdatesJim Beavers220-8127kmerrill@covenantschool.org