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Virtual Admissions Office

We understand the challenges and stresses of this unprecedented time and strive to ensure that we are able to assist families with the enrollment process for the coming year. We are trying to balance being compassionate towards students and parent, while upholding our academic standards during admission.

On this page you will find a number of resources to learn more about Powhatan School and our approach to Distance Learning. Take a ‘Virtual Tour’ of campus or explore our School Blog posts as we reflect on the unique learning opportunities across grade levels.

The Admissions Office continues to work with individual families on a rolling basis, please contact Mr. Hatfield at mikehatfield@powhatanschool.org or simply click on the button below and fill out the contact form for us to reach out to you. Complete the contact form and we will follow up with multiple options for you to connect with us. We are using email, phone and Zoom meetings to find a way to best communicate with you.

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How can I contact the Admissions Office while the school is closed?

Fill out our online contact form below and we will get in contact with you to find out how to best get in touch with you!

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Are campus tours offered during the shut down?

With a state-wide COVID-19 quarantine in effect, our physical campus is currently closed. However, we would love to have you visit campus this summer when we are out from under the quarantine. In the meantime, get a glimpse of our campus by clicking on the Virtual Tour block at the top of the page.

Is Powhatan School currently accepting new students for next fall?

Yes, we continue to work with families even while the physical campus is closed.

We understand the challenges and stresses of this unprecedented time and strive to ensure that families can enroll for the coming year. We are trying to balance being compassionate towards students and parent, while upholding our academic standards during admission. The Admissions Office continues to work with individual families on a rolling basis, please contact Mr. Hatfield at mikehatfield@powhatanschool.org or simply click on the button below and fill out the contact form for us to reach out to you.

What does the admissions process look like now?

We are working with each individual family to assess the materials needed to complete an admissions decision. Our current virtual process consists of:

  1. Submit the online Application for Admission.
  2. Submit report cards and any testing documentation you have available.
  3. Complete an online live interview with the Admissions Office.
  4. Possible on-campus admissions/placement assessment in the summer.

 

Blog Posts: Explore Distance Learning

Top-10 Video Countdown: #10 & #9

July 6th, 2020|Comments Off on Top-10 Video Countdown: #10 & #9

Tune in all week as we rank the Top-10 most popular classroom videos from the school’s YouTube channel. Today we unveil the #10 & #9 videos in our countdown!

Top-10 YouTube Videos (2019-20 School Year)

July 5th, 2020|Comments Off on Top-10 YouTube Videos (2019-20 School Year)

Videos are ranked by the total number of views. Stay tuned all week long as we release the Top-10 countdown of the most viewed videos from the past academic year!

Welcome Message: Interim Head of School (7/1/20)

July 1st, 2020|Comments Off on Welcome Message: Interim Head of School (7/1/20)

I am also grateful to return to a school with Powhatan’s preeminent pillars of EXCELLENCE, CIVILITY, INTEGRITY, RESPECT, and SERVICE. These pillars are rooted in our school’s steadfast commitment...

Powhatan School Update (6/16/20)

June 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Powhatan School Update (6/16/20)

We plan to begin school – five days a week – with all students on campus starting Wednesday, August 26, 2020. We intend to conduct a full school year during 2020-2021...

2020 Awards Ceremony

June 3rd, 2020|Comments Off on 2020 Awards Ceremony

    Awards Ceremony   Welcome students, faculty, parents and families to the 2020 Awards Ceremony for Powhatan School. The end of the school year is upon us, which means it is time to look [...]

Virtual Gathering (June 1)

June 1st, 2020|Comments Off on Virtual Gathering (June 1)

    A Virtual Gathering   Welcome to our ninth Monday Morning Gathering of the 2019-20 school year! Click on the video below to view Mrs. Scarborough’s weekly message to the school community and Moving [...]