Welcome to Renaissance School, Central Virginia's college preparatory high school for high ability students in the arts, sciences, and humanities! We emphasize both broad and deep interdisciplinary learning through a balanced program equally strong in the arts and academics. Renaissance School embraces the whole student through differentiated and experiential learning. We emphasize creativity, critical thinking and collaboration. 

Academics

Our program of study is both rigorous and enriching, asking students to engage on a daily basis their higher level thinking skills, their role as a social being, and their artistic creativity.

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Student Life

Student life at Renaissance School is both vibrant and engaging. Learn more about volunteerism, events, athletics and lot more.

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Apply

The application consists of four parts:
family information, a parent questionnaire, student application, and a student essay.

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Fast Facts

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Families Receiving Tuition Assistance
Average Class Size
1:11
College Counselor to Senior Ratio
$k
Average College Award Per Senior
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Student Retention Rate
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Faculty with Professional Degrees Actively Engaged in their Field
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School Community Gives to the Annual Fund

Upcoming Events

2020 7th/8th STEAM Challenge

2020 7th/8th STEAM Challenge

Our Fall STEAM Challenge was so much fun, we're doing round two in February! This competition is for area 7th & 8th graders interested in the environment, climate, and conservation. Schools compete in leadership, science, branding, and finance! 
We seek one team of four from each school: 
1. Scientist  2. Artist  3. Mathematician  4. Captain
It’s our 3rd year of the challenge, and we are opening it up to the community. Students will propose a school recycling plan, and compete for a $100 prize and a spot in our annual Art & Science show on Friday 5/1/20! 
 

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Summer Class Early Bird Discount Deadline

Summer Class Early Bird Discount Deadline

Summer Classes are a great way to catch up or get ahead in key courses, and learn or brush up on essential skills! Come enjoy the highly effective yet fun and low-key summer classes at Renaissance School.

Early bird discounts apply before May 1, 2020. Enrollment is limited and early registration is encouraged to guarantee a spot. 

More details available on our summer class page, or you may register directly using this Google Form

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Accolade Parade