Please join us for our upcoming Admissions Coffees! They are:
  • January 24th, 2019 at 8:30 a.m at our Birdwood Campus for those interested in Pre-K- Grade 5 
  • January 25th, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. at our Hickory Campus for those interested in Grades 6-12
Hear a brief presentation from the Headmaster, get a chance to meet administrators, attend a Q&A session, take a tour, and observe classes in session! Email us to register at
Welcome to The Covenant School! We are so glad you are here. We are a non-denominational
Christian school serving students in central Virginia from Pre-K through Grade 12.
Why Covenant? A Covenant education draws upon the deep foundations of traditional education as well as the best of contemporary instructional forms. Our thoughtfully designed academic program shapes students to be curious, courageous, tenacious, compassionate, and engaged. 
Our graduates regularly gain admission into distinguished colleges and universities, and alumni make an impact in their communities and chosen professions.

Contact our Admissions Office

Birdwood Campus
Lower School
Pre-K through 5
Catherine McFarland, Lower School Admissions Director
Hickory Campus
Middle and Upper Schools
Grades 6 through 12
Betsy Carter, Director of Admissions and FInancial Aid

School News

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Admissions Events

List of 2 events.

  • Jan

    Coffee with Head of Lower School

    Meet Head of Lower School, Dr. Mo Gaffney, and hear from her about what makes Covenant unique. Parent tours to follow.
    Birdwood Campus - Library - 100
  • Jan

    Coffee with Heads of Middle and Upper Schools

    Meet Head of Middle School, Spencer Burton, and Head of Upper School, Leslie Moeller. Hear from them about what makes Covenant unique and ask questions. Parent tours immediately following.
    Resource Wing - Library - 126A
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A Parents' Guide

Connections Summer 2018

The Covenant School

Birdwood Campus | Lower School | Pre-K–Grade 6 |
1000 Birdwood Road Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 434.220.7309

Hickory Campus | Middle and Upper School | Grades 7–12 | 175 Hickory Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 | 434.220.7329
Located in Charlottesville, VA, The Covenant School is a non-denominational, private, Christian day school for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.