School Review

Trinity at a Glance

Trinity is an independent co-educational school for grades 8 through 12, and offers a liberal arts, college preparatory education, including the world-recognized International Baccalaureate Programme. The mission of Trinity is to challenge students to discover their paths, develop their talents and strengthen their character within a dynamic community.

Enrollment: 506 students

Average Class Size: 14

Tuition for 2019-20: $24,700

Accreditation: Trinity is accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and the National Association of Episcopal Schools. Trinity’s International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization.

Mission: Trinity's mission is to challenge students to discover their paths, and strengthen their character within a dynamic community.

Tagline: Trinity's tagline, "Discover Your Path," encapsulates the school's mission.

Campus and Facilities:  Trinity is located south of the James River off the 10600 block of Cherokee Road. The 39-acre campus includes 32 classrooms, six science labs, a central student commons, a fully equipped athletic center, a state-of-the-art fine arts space and the Head of School’s residence.

The 50,000-square-foot Estes Athletic Center features two gyms, a strength and fitness center, multiple locker rooms and team meeting rooms, school store, concession stand and alumni rooms for meetings and social events. Aycock Stadium features a new synthetic track and scoreboard.

The Perkinson Arts Center includes a band room, digital music lab, recording studio and a spectacular collaborative space for ceramic artists, painters and sculptors. A newly renovated theatre comfortably seats all 500 students for musical and dramatic performances. It is the heart of our community, where all students gather each day for Morning Meeting. 

Students are supported through a 1:1 Apple laptop program, classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards and Wi-Fi connectivity is available campus-wide. The Powell Library features comfortable collaborative learning spaces and a cutting edge online research tool on par with many colleges and universities.

Trinity’s tennis teams compete at Southampton Recreation Association. The swim teams compete at SwimRVA's 50-meter, 8-lane competition pool. The home course for the golf team is Salisbury Country Club.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme: In 1994 Trinity became the first school in the Richmond metropolitan area authorized to offer the IB program, a course of study designed for highly motivated students. The program academically prepares students for the rigors of college, and can also give students an advantage in the college admission process.

College Placement: 
The Class of 2018 had 114 students enroll in 47 different four-year institutions in 18 states.  They include Appalachian State University, Berea College, Christopher Newport University, Coastal Carolina University, College of William and Mary, East Carolina University, Eastern University, Elon University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Haverford College, James Madison University, John Tyler Community College, Liberty University, North Carolina State University, Old Dominion University, Radford University, Randolph-Macon College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Roanoke College, Savannah College of Art and Design, Shenandoah University, Syracuse University, The New School, University of Alabama, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Connecticut, University of Florida, University of Georgia, University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Iowa, University of Lynchburg, University of Mary Washington, University of Miami, University of Missouri, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Pittsburgh, University of Richmond, University of South Carolina, University of Tampa, University of Tennessee, University of Utah, University of Virginia, Villanova University, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Military Institute, Virginia Tech and West Virginia University.

Athletic Leagues:
Boys - Virginia Preparatory League
Girls - League of Independent Schools.

School Colors: Green, blue and white.

Mascot: Titan

Campus Special Events

Just to name a few ...

  • Titan Jazz Festival
  • Grand Illumination of Campus
  • Alumni Weekend
  • Fine Arts Festival
  • Cabaret
  • Homecoming
  • Spirit Week
  • Oyster Roast
  • New Family Picnic
  • Freshman Class Retreat
  • 8th Grade Fox Island Retreat
  • Travis Invitational Basketball Tournament
  • International Film Festival
  • Prom
  • Baccalaureate
  • Green, Blue and White Athletic Banquet
  • Head of School's Reception for Seniors and Parents
  • Senior Chapel 

...and more
    • Girls posing with decorated pumpkin

      Girls posing with decorated pumpkin

    • football player in Trinity uniform

      football player in Trinity uniform

    • teacher and student throwing a bowl on the ceramics wheel

      teacher and student throwing a bowl on the ceramics wheel

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