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  • Powhatan School Wins National Marketing Award

    Powhatan School won a 2017 Bronze InspirED School Marketers Brilliance Award last week for its school blog in the national competition that recognizes excellence in private and independent school marketing and communications sponsored by InspirED School Marketers, a website that provides “brilliant ideas and brain food” for private school administrators…

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  • Carol Sing: December 20

    Our traditional Carol Sing will be held on  Wednesday, December 20  10:00 a.m. Henkel Activities Center You are encouraged to bring family  and friends to this fabulous event. Parking for Parents & Guests:  parking will be available in the faculty parking lot and along the edge of the sidewalk. Handicapped parking will…

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  • Navigating the Admissions Process (2017-18)

    Mrs. Hobbs took this photo on the Chesapeake Bay field trip. The school search process starts well before applying to any independent school.  As you begin the search to find the best school for your children, you will find various schools designed to meet different needs. After visiting, researching and…

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  • What were the most popular YouTube videos last year?

    Each summer we look back at the most popular blog posts and videos from the past school year. Top-10 Videos   This past February we hit a major milestone, eclipsing 100,000 total views on our YouTube Page. In the lifetime of the page, we’ve received roughly 138,400 views. We hope…

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  • What is rolling admissions?

    At the end of February, we shift to rolling admissions and work individually with each new applicant to schedule visits and complete the admissions process.

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  • MATHCOUNTS Team takes Seventh Regional Title in a Row

    The Powhatan MATHCOUNTS Team participated in the 2017 Blue Ridge Chapter Regional Competition at Admiral Robert E Byrd Middle School on February 11, 2017. The Powhatan team successfully defended their regional championship, as the team took home the region title for the seventh year in a row! The team placed…

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  • Spring Open House 2017

    Powhatan students LOVE a challenge!   We have an accelerated curriculum that provides a rigorous, yet developmentally appropriate, approach to the traditional subjects in English, math, social studies, and science. Our aim of educating the whole child includes character development, social and emotional growth and an inclusion of plenty of extras. Art, music, drama,…

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  • Service Opportunities Celebrate Dr. King’s Legacy (2017)

    Day of Service: Powhatan School hosted a special Monday All-School Gathering on the holiday celebrating the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that took place at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 16, in the auditorium. Throughout the day, Powhatan School celebrated Dr. King’s legacy through service and learning in numerous ways.…

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  • Closed For Winter Break

    The administrative office will be closed (December 22 – January 4) for Winter Break. School resumes on January 5, 2017.  

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  • Guide: Navigating the Admissions Process

    Mrs. Hobbs took this photo on the Chesapeake Bay field trip. The school search process starts well before applying to any independent school.  As you begin the search to find the best school for your children, you will find various schools designed to meet different needs. After visiting, researching and…

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  • Join Us: Fall Open House & Shadow Day!

    #WeLOVEaChallenge   Powhatan students LOVE a challenge! We have an accelerated curriculum that provides a rigorous, yet developmentally appropriate, approach to the traditional subjects in English, math, social studies, and science. Our aim of educating the whole child includes character development, social and emotional growth and an inclusion of plenty of extras. Art, music,…

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  • Fall Open House & Shadow Day: Nov. 4

    We encourage prospective families to spend a school day with us through our Open House & Shadow Day programs. Students are immersed in the classroom for a day with their peers, while parents visit with administrators, teachers and students through a variety of programs. The Shadow Day option is available for students in grades 2-6.

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