学者

Rigorous college prep taught the way girls learn best

— Alexis Hall ’12

“My teachers could see things in me that I never believed existed inside of me.”
    • prep school classes

——梅芙·M. ’22

“Here at Foxcroft, grades are important — don’t get me wrong — but more than that, the teachers here allow us to personalize our learning and support us to think outside the box, which allows a great deal of flexibility in the learning process.”
Foxcroft’s academic program challenges you to develop the analytical, critical thinking, and communications skills you need and your own creative, 自信, and independent voice as well. Terrific teachers, who want you to succeed, 设计实践, interdisciplinary lessons and group projects with real-world value. 和, in response to our rapidly changing world, the boarding school 教师 continually examines course offerings and teaching methods to prepare you for college, 职业生涯, and anything else the 21st century may bring!

Explore Our Courses

Foxcroft’s comprehensive program also offers 69-73 courses, including 17 Advanced Placement and post-AP offerings — in six disciplines as well as opportunities for independent study, additional courses online through 一个学校, and a distinct humanities track for non-native 英语 speakers. The multi-faceted 阀杆 倡议, which informs all math and science curricula, gives you an advantage in crucial fields typically underrepresented by women.

More Program Highlights

6项清单.

  • AP课程

    Many girls get a leg-up on college by taking Advanced Placement courses, which have a college-level curriculum taught at the high school level. To take these exceptionally challenging courses, which the College Board oversees, you must get permission 从 the department, do well in the prerequisite courses, and complete significant summer assignments first. 5月, students take the AP Exams that match the courses they took; top scores may help you earn college credit. 
  • 数字素养

    Required for freshmen, the 数字素养 class focuses on three crucial aspects of life in the digital age:
    • your ability to find, evaluate, utilize, and share information;
    • new ways for you to create content using information, technology, and the Internet;
    • perhaps most importantly, digital safety so that you better understand the risks associated with putting information online and how to protect what you put there.
  • Educational Technology

    Foxcroft strives to make the most effective use of educational technology in all disciplines. The Director of Educational Technology works with 教师 to integrate appropriate and innovative technologies in support of student learning.
  • 一个学校

    Foxcroft is a charter affiliate member of the Online School for Girls, which expanded in 2016 to become 一个学校. It presents courses that might not be offered at individual schools. With the approval of the Assistant Head of School for 学者 and appropriate 部门 Chair, a student may take a course for credit during the school year or the summer. 一个学校 offers a variety of courses.
  • 健康

    健康 is a four-year, research-based program targeted to the aspects of wellness that most affect our students. Freshmen attend a class that meets regularly during the fall to study topics ranging 从 nutrition and the female body to the principles of mindfulness, 压力, and public speaking, among other things. The program continues with a variety of age-appropriate seminars through the subsequent three years.
  • Wintermission

    Wintermission is a week-long term in February during which you take one or two intensive courses, generally on a topic very different 从 your usual classes. These courses encourage students and teachers to examine a subject in great depth and provide opportunities for off-campus travel and service. Students must successfully complete Wintermission each year they are at Foxcroft. 

教师

4项清单.

  • 70%

    教职员工
    高级学位
  • 5

    老师有
    Ph.D.s或J.D.s
  • 93%

    of 教师 and 管理员
    住在校园里
  • 100%

    提供额外的帮助
    课外活动

健康

1项清单.

  • 健康计划

    Foxcroft's motto is mens sana in corpore sano (a healthy mind in a healthy body), and we help our girls live that through a robust 健康 program. Tailored to their needs and interests, topics change for each grade level and build upon one another, instilling in girls a strong foundation for all-encompassing well-being.

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经验 Learning

1项清单.

  • Learning is Everywhere

    在99499威尼斯信誉, everything we do is curriculum — and that means learning occurs in many places and many ways. Foxcroft boasts a variety of unique programs focused on experiences outside the classroom and even beyond the front gate. Explore 经验 Learning at Foxcroft.

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阻止计划

1项清单.

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

    在99499威尼斯信誉, these critical fields for the 21st century are compelling, engaging, and fun. Our landmark 阻止计划 emphasizes inquiry-based labs, using technology with confidence and ease, and hands-on problem-solving — and extends well beyond the classroom. Investigate 阀杆, one of Foxcroft’s signature programs.

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学校新闻

联系

List of 4 members.

  • Photo of 坦尼娅 凯悦

    坦尼娅 凯悦 

    Assistant Head of School
    540.687.4331
    读生物
  • Photo of Whittney 普雷斯顿

    Whittney 普雷斯顿 

    Dean of Inclusive Excellence
    540.687.4333
    读生物
  • Photo of 帕蒂 鲍斯威尔

    帕蒂 鲍斯威尔 

    Registrar and Administrative Assistant to the Assistant Head of School, Lead Dorm Parent
    540.687.4332
    读生物
  • Photo of 史蒂文 马克卡迪

    史蒂文 马克卡迪 

    Dean of 学者, 部门 Chair, 英语
    读生物

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An all-girls boarding and day school in Northern Virginia, Foxcroft prepares young women in grades 9-12 for success in college and in life. Our outstanding academic program offers challenging courses, including Advanced Placement classes and an innovative 阀杆 program. Our premiere equestrian program is nationally recognized, and our athletic teams have won conference and state championships. Experience the best in girls' boarding schools: visit Foxcroft.
99499威尼斯信誉, 22407 Foxhound Lane, Middleburg, VA 20117  |  电话: 540.687.5555