Covenant News

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 »

Covenant Participates in Girls Excelling in Math

On March 4, 14 Covenant students in Grades 4–8 participated in the Girls Excelling in Math (GEM) Tournament at Village School. The contest brought together girls from schools throughout Charlottesville and Albemarle County. The day’s schedule included an individual competition, team competition, and a hands-on engineering challenge problem. The event also featured a special guest speaker and various… Read more »

Remarkable Faculty: Andrea Blount

Andrea Blount serves as the Assistant Head of Lower School and Language Arts Coordinator. She assists in administrative responsibilities, and supports teachers in all areas of reading and writing instruction. Andrea grew up in Charlottesville and attended the University of Virginia where she earned an M.Ed. in Elementary Education and an Ed.S. in Reading. Over… Read more »

Covenant Student Places Second in Shakespeare Competition

Adelyn Murrie ’19 recently placed second at the annual Shakespeare recitation competition for high school students. Sponsored by the Charlottesville Branch of the English-Speaking Union (ESU), the competition was held at Blackfriars Playhouse in Staunton, Virginia. Adelyn performed a monologue from Othello and a Shakespearian sonnet as part of the competition. “Adelyn was the youngest… Read more »

Upcoming Admissions Events

You are invited for coffee and a time to chat with Leslie Moeller, Covenant’s Head of Upper School. Leslie has a deep understanding of the Christian Liberal Arts and Sciences, and she welcomes the opportunity to share her knowledge, perspective, and passion about the advantages of the distinctive, formative experience that is a Covenant education…. Read more »