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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

Events Calendar

After School Art

Where: Dr. Hellewell's Art Room
Time: 3:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Feb 24


Where: JROC to Rise Up (1225 Church Street)
Time: 4 PM – 5:30 PM
Feb 27

2nd Grade Hall of States

Where: Cafeteria for presentations & 2nd grade hallway for displays, James River Day School
Time: 9 AM – 9:30 AM
Mar 5
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