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Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Latin
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Humanities
Multiculturalism / Global
Performing arts
Visual arts
Writing
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Special education emphasis
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

12
Facilities
including: Music room
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
5
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Softball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Boys sports (misc.) Softball
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Foreign language and culture club
Math club
Science club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:45 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Stephens & St. Agnes
  Flint Hill
  Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

Awards

Community service award Fx. County Volunteer Group of the Year
Year received 2012
Community service award VDOT Award of Excellence for Adopt-A-Highway
Year received 2013

Teachers

13
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff French
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.westminsterschool.com/practice_areas/westminster-school-admissions.cfm
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $8000
Tuition range (high) $19000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships