Quick Facts

For more than 100 years St. Anne’s-Belfield School has provided students with a multi-dimensional education experience that encourages them to grow into compassionate, engaged citizens. Each of our students are known well, supported in their unique interests and initiatives, and counted as valued members of a diverse community.

Head of School
David S. Lourie

Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia

Non-denominational/ independent

School Profile
View our official profile here.

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2018 - 2019 Student Demographics
2018 - 2019 Average Class Sizes
2018 - 2019 Student/Teacher Ratios
2018 - 2019  Teacher Demographics
College Counseling & Matriculation
2017 - 2018 AP Scholars
National Letters of Intent
Student-Run Clubs
2018 - 2019 Financial Aid Grants
Countries Represented
2017 - 2018 Annual Giving
Alumni Network

Core Values

As described in the Strategic Plan 2017 - 2022, the School's six core values are:

  • Integrity
  • Curiosity
  • Diversity
  • Creativity
  • Agency
  • Impact

School History

1856: Albemarle Female Institute founded

1910: Institute reopened as St. Anne’s School

1911: Primary school to become Stonefield opened

1956: Belfield opens, the result of the merger of Stonefield and University Country Day (the Bellair School)

1975: St. Anne’s and Belfield officially merge to create St. Anne's-Belfield School

1987: Dissolves prior ties to religious associations, becomes nondenominational

Learn more about the School's history

Feeder Schools

Current St. Anne's-Belfield School students came here from a range of other schools/educational providers, the following being the top 10 based on current and past student enrollment.

  1. Charlottesville Catholic School
  2. First Presbyterian Church Preschool
  3. Frost Montessori School
  4. Free Union Country School
  5. Mountaintop Montessori School
  6. Joseph T. Henley Middle School
  7. Meriwether Lewis Elementary School
  8. Charlottesville Day School
  9. Covenant School
  10. Murray Elementary School

2018 - 2019 Tuition

Two-Year-Old 2-Day: $3,825
Two-Year-Old 3-Day: $5,700
Two-Year-Old 5-Day: $9,500

Pre-School: $14,075
Junior Kindergarten: $19,050

Learning Village Grades K – 4: $22,675

Learning Village Grades 5 – 8: $24,900

Upper School: $27,400
5-Day Tuition & Boarding Fee (Returning): $45,000
7-Day Tuition & Boarding Fee: $58,000

*Excludes fees, meal plans, and optional activities. More information on these may be found on our Affordability page.

Where Our Students Are From