All boarding, grades 9-12 in Alexandria, Virginia

Academic Preparation

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  • 95%

    of the EHS community said that Episcopal provided excellent academic preparation for college.
    The challenging coursework, extracurricular activities, and boarding life instilled strong time-management skills, as well as preparing them for college-level work. One parent said, "If you want your child to be adequately prepared for tomorrow, this is the School to consider."

When Compared To*

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  • 53%

    Public
  • 71%

    Private Day

College Life Readiness

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  • 90%

    of the EHS community said that life at EHS prepared them for the non-academic aspects of college.
    Whereas most college students are experiencing their first time away from home, Episcopal graduates are confident, eager to get involved, embrace diverse backgrounds, and know how to meet new people.

When Compared To*

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  • 23%

    Public
  • 36%

    Private Day

Personal Growth

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  • 90%

    of the EHS community said attending Episcopal helped them to think and function independently.
    EHS asks students to take charge of their actions, make thoughtful decisions, and participate in a community that is supportive, caring, and exciting. One parent said, "Episcopal's boarding school environment offers more opportunities to develop the whole person; discover a range of talents, and explore new challenges. Students are encouraged to participate even if they are a novice."

When Compared To*

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  • 46%

    Public
  • 53%

    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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