Situated on forty-two beautiful acres overlooking the Blue Ridge Mountains in historic Orange, Virginia, Grymes Memorial School is a private, coeducational day-school offering programs in junior kindergarten through eighth grade.
Hands-On Active Learning Environment
Our innovative curriculum emphasizes learning by doing at all grade levels. Through active learning, students engage with material meaningfully and find confidence in their achievements.
Small Class Sizes
With an average class size of 15 and a student to staff ratio of 6 to 1, students are given the individualized attention they need to meet challenges with encouragement and support.
Emphasis on the Arts
Music and visual arts classes foster confidence in self-expression, while class plays and declamations throughout the year allow children to develop important public speaking skills.
Our core values of respect, responsibility, kindness, and honor (or honesty) set the stage for a warm and loving school family.
72 Years and Counting
Number of Students
Age 3 – Grade 8
Average Class Size
Student Teacher Ratio
The Latest Happenings
It is our goal to develop well-rounded, tenacious thinkers, skillful writers, and confident speakers who grow to become intellectually curious young adults. At every grade level, Grymes students are given the challenges, opportunities, and support they need to find their voice, discover their talents, and find joy in learning.
Enroll Your Child
Our admissions team will guide you through the enrollment process to make each step as convenient and worry-free as possible. Any questions along the way? Call 540-672-1010. We’re happy to help!
Step 1: Request Information
Have a question? We have an answer. Submit your inquiry using the form below.
Step 2: Tour the School
The best way to get to know Grymes is to watch the magic in action with a visit to our campus! Tours can be scheduled at your convenience.
Step 3: Plan a Visit
After you submit an online application, we invite your child to join us as a student for the day. Let us know if there’s a date that works best for your family.