Welcome to James River Day School
an independent K-8 school in Lynchburg, Virginia
We invite you to learn more about James River Day School and discover “what a school should be.“
James River Day School:
- Is a school filled with warmth and wonder, extraordinary teachers and a community of active parents
- Offers small class sizes, averaging 14 students
- Provides enriching, high-quality academics
- Encourages creativity, curiosity and freedom through a flexible and differentiated curriculum
- Integrates character and leadership development into every part of the day
- Believes in hands-on learning opportunities—in the science lab, in the greenhouse, on the stage, in the pottery studio and on field trips
- Introduces art, music, technology and world language in kindergarten
- Makes time for play through recess, physical education and competitive athletics
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We would love to meet you!
We cherish children and challenge them to become scholars, leaders and citizens
for the 21st century, in a community of academic excellence.