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Coming to JRDS on Oct. 26, 6pm, -- FREE & open to the public. This movie is intended for parents and high school students. Seating is limited to the first 200 registrants.
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Fourth Grade One Miler

Each year, fourth grade students train for and run a one-mile race. The day of the race is filled with excitement as the whole school turns out to cheer on the runners. Friday, October 6, James River's fourth graders proved they know how to accomplish a long-term goal with energy and perseverance.
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James River at a Glance

yearsofexcellence 45

years of excellence in education

teachingfaculty More than 56%

of our teaching faculty members have advanced degrees

financialaid More than 29%

of our families receive financial aid

studentratio 14:1

Our student teacher ratio in K-4

studentratio 16:1

Our student teacher ratio in grades 5-8

performingarts Last year 85%

of students in middle school participated in a performing arts group

teamsport On average 85%

of students in middle school participate in a team sport


No SOL testing

8thgrade Our 8th

graders average above the 85th percentile in national testing

highschoolgrads 100%

of our graduates enter high school with at least 2 high school credits

college 99%

of our graduates for the past five years have gone on to college upon completing high school.

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