If you’re looking for a boarding school that also offers a volleyball program where players grow skills such as sportsmanship, perseverance, and teamwork, you’ll find extraordinary opportunities at Christchurch School in Virginia. Our private co-ed boarding and day school has an established volleyball program with a track record of success — one that regularly advances to the state playoffs.
We believe that sports are a big part of our boarding school experience, we welcome all students, from those who simply enjoy the game to those who want to go on to play at the college level.
A Close-Knit Sports Experience
Christchurch School has a strong athletic department made of thirty sports teams and co-curricular offerings. Thanks to our school’s close-knit community, we’re proud to give players a great competitive advantage on the field or court — and have seen 25 state athletic championships since 2010.
About 80% of our faculty members live on campus, so they not only see students at practice, but also in the classroom, at the dining hall, and amid daily dorm life. In addition, we have our Strength and Fitness Program made for athletes
, in which we promote a healthy lifestyle and encourage confidence in a comprehensive weight training program. Players learn proper recovery habits; the importance of stretching; the basics of nutrition/hydration; and how to increase range of motion, muscle contractions, and isometric muscle movements — all of which contribute to a healthier, more sustainable athletic experience.
Life at Christchurch School
Choosing Christchurch School means benefiting from a rich history with one hundred years of tradition, as well as a thriving community of diverse relationships. The individuals who make up our student body come from fifteen states and fourteen countries to receive an excellent, affordable, well-rounded education. We offer a rigorous academic program as well as a wealth of co-curriculars.
Ranked in the top 15% of college preparatory schools in America, we give our students a challenging curriculum, carefully constructed to help them excel. As a result, 100% of our graduates are admitted to four-year colleges and universities, and 90% attend one of their top three college picks. Our school sits on 125 waterfront acres on the Rappahannock River, in the picturesque setting of the tidewater area of Virginia.
If you’re a student or parent interested in learning more about Christchurch School, come to an open house