All boarding, grades 9-12 in Alexandria, Virginia

Academically Challenging

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  • 90%

    of the EHS community said that the School is academically challenging.
    Episcopal offers 150 courses in 8 different disciplines, 33 advanced courses, and 15 honors courses, allowing students the opportunity to engage in new fields of study and challenge themselves beyond what they might think possible. One alumnus said, "EHS provided an environment that let me test out various classes, which helped me discover my interests."

When Compared To*

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  • 50%

    Public
  • 70%

    Private Day

Motivated Peers

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  • 90%

    of EHS alumni said that at Episcopal they were surrounded by motivated peers:
    These classmates, through their diligence and perseverance, serve as models of good work ethic and values to their classmates, roommates, and teammates. One alumnus said, "Students at EHS had bigger aspirations for their life than people in my hometown, which made me have bigger dreams."

When Compared To*

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  • 49%

    Public
  • 71%

    Private Day

Top Faculty

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  • 96%

    of the EHS community said that the faculty at Episcopal are of the highest quality, masters of their subjects, and talented mentors and teachers.
    One alumna said, "We were surrounded by teachers who genuinely cared about us, who advocated for us, and who not only promoted our success but shared in it - and with their continued help, we certainly found our fair share of success."

When Compared To*

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  • 51%

    Public
  • 62%

    Private Day
* This data has been compiled from surveys conducted by The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS), Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS), and independent surveys administered to our school community. The quotes included were voluntarily submitted through an anonymous survey of the EHS community. The term EHS community used throughout refers to a collective group of parents, alumni, students, and faculty.
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