Application Process

The best way for you to get to know us is to visit our campus. To receive admissions materials, ask a question or schedule a visit, please call 434-985-2811 or email admissions@blueridgeschool.com.

After the initial deadline of February 6, the Admissions Office will consider applications on a rolling basis.  During this time period, applications will be reviewed as they are completed.  Families will be notified by the Admissions Office as soon as possible after the application has been reviewed.


Application Process

Thank you for your interest in Blue Ridge School.  Admission to Blue Ridge is determined on the basis of character, potential, and previous academic record.  The following steps will guide you through the application process.  If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at 434-985-2811.  

Step 1: Complete Application Online

Please complete the three online forms below. All forms may be saved and submitted at a later date if you wish. The applicant profile form (domestic and international) requires a fee for processing: $50 online for domestic applicants and $100 online for international applicants.

1. Applicant Profile 
2. Student Questionnaire: Short Answers and Essay 
3. Parent Statement


Step 2: Submit Transcript and Recommendations

1. School report and official transcript 
2. Recommendations: English, Math, Principal/Head/Counselor, Personal (PDF version

Provide the above links to your current teachers and/or reviewes for electronic completion or supply the PDFs above with stamped envelopes addressed to the Blue Ridge School Admission Office (273 Mayo Drive, St. George, Virginia 22935). The school must then send the official transcript and school report directly to Blue Ridge. 


Step 3: Schedule Campus Visit and Admissions Interview

In order to complete the application, we recommend our prospective students and their families visit Blue Ridge School. The visit will include a personal tour of the campus and the applicant's admissions interview. We encourage parents to bring unofficial transcripts, recent report cards or educational testing to the campus visit.

All applicants must interview as part of the admissions process. Students who cannot make it to campus for an interview may do so via Skype ®. Please call the Office of Admissions to schedule your visit and interview (434-985-2811).


Step 4: Submit Testing

If current (within two years) educational/psychological or other diagnostic testing related to the applicant's aptitude or achievement is available, please forward copies to the Office of Admissions.  Blue Ridge School may require testing before considering an application.

Second language applicants are required to submit official iTEP SLATE, SSAT, TOEFL Junior or TOEFL scores.   

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