Pre-School Admission

Please reach out to the Admission Office at (434) 296-5106 or admission@stab.org, to inquire about our Two-Year-Old Program for the 2022-23 school year. Our Pre-School 3's & 4's Program and Junior Kindergarten are currently full. 

Learn more about our Pre-School!

Our Pre-School offers programs for two-year-olds, three and four-year-olds, and students benefitting from a bridge from Pre-School to Kindergarten. Our Pre-School embraces our School’s youngest learners in a nurturing environment through interdisciplinary and inquiry-based study to encourage a life-long love of learning, while also emphasizing emotional and social development.

If you've already started an application, you may continue it here.


Steps to Apply

Step 1: tour with us! register for an admission event.

Step 2: to start, submit an inquiry, and then 
continue your application

Step 3: we will contact you to schedule your Parent/Guardian Interview.

Step 4: Review the complete Application Process outlined below.


What does the Application Process Include?


Pre-School Stories


Meet Our Team

Stacey Gearhart, Director of Admission for Pre-School – Grade 4

Stacey Gearhart, M.Ed., P. '32 is the Director of Admission for Pre-School – Grade 4, and a member of the Residential Life team. If she had to sum up the School in one word, Stacey would say “inspiring” because she is inspired by the genuine care and concern our students and teachers have for each other.

She earned a B.S. in geology from Washington & Lee University in 2003, and went on to earn a M.Ed. in educational psychology from the Curry School at the University of Virginia in 2013.