List of 15 news stories.

  • Dock Construction Underway

    St. Margaret’s School Begins Construction on Outdoor Classroom, New Dock

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  • Phyllis Hollimon

    St. Margaret’s School Announces New Leadership of Wheat Center for Innovative Learning

    St. Margaret’s School announced today the appointment of Phyllis Hollimon as Director and Allison Forrester as Assistant Director of the Wiley H. Wheat Center for Innovative Learning.
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  • St. Margaret’s School Announces New Dean of Faculty, Dean of Academics

    Larry and Susan Foulk Return to Lead New Programming
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  • St. Margaret’s School Announces Third Trimester Honor, Merit Rolls

    St. Margaret’s School is pleased to announce the students named to its third trimester honor and merit rolls, distinctions given to those achieving the school’s highest academic standards. Founded 100 years ago, St. Margaret’s is an Episcopal all-girls boarding and day school for grades 8-12 and postgraduate. The school’s rigorous STEAM curriculum brings the classroom outside to the Rappahannock River where girls take part in crew, sailing, and environmental studies as well. The school is enrolling students now for the fall semester.
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  • St. Margaret’s School Celebrates the Class of 2022 at 99th Commencement Exercises

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  • St. Margaret’s School Announces Second Trimester Honor, Merit Rolls

    St. Margaret’s School is pleased to announce the students named to its second trimester honor and merit rolls, distinctions given to those achieving the school’s highest academic standards. Founded 100 years ago, St. Margaret’s is an Episcopal all-girls boarding and day school for grades 8-12. The school is located on the beautiful Rappahannock River.
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  • Cornelius Snead Joins St. Margaret’s School as Dean of Athletics

    (Tappahannock, Va.) - St. Margaret’s School’s Head of School Colley Bell announced today the appointment of Cornelius Snead as St. Margaret’s School’s Dean of Athletics. Beginning July 1, Snead will oversee the school’s athletic program that encompasses 12 varsity and club sports. 
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  • St. Margaret’s School S.T.E.A.M. Week Sponsored by Primis Bank

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  • Mr. and Mrs. Bell's Honor Roll Tea

    St. Margaret’s School Announces First Trimester Honor, Merit Rolls

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  • St. Margaret’s School Daingerfield Merit Scholarship 

    (Tappahannock, VA) – St. Margaret’s School is accepting applications for its Daingerfield Merit Scholarship from new and returning day students in grades 8-12 who live in the Rappahannock Valley. Day students residing in the following counties are eligible: Caroline, Essex, Gloucester, King George, King and Queen, King William, Lancaster, Mathews, Middlesex, Northumberland, Richmond, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Westmoreland, and the City of Fredericksburg. The scholarship is funded by the Daingerfield Trust which was established by George W. Daingerfield, a friend of St. Margaret’s School.
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  • St. Margaret’s School Hosts Open House Events

    (Tappahannock, VA) – St. Margaret’s School will host three open house events for prospective students to explore the 100-year-old Episcopal all-girls boarding and day school. St. Margaret’s invites girls entering grades 8-12 or postgraduate to “join us on the river.” The school is in Tappahannock, Virginia, and offers a waterfront campus on the banks of the Rappahannock River. The river weaves through all aspects of school life, from the classroom to activities. Girls can jump into a sailboat, take care of an oyster garden, or conduct science labs on the beach.
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  • St. Margaret’s School Centennial Kick-off and Day of Service

    St. Margaret’s School is celebrating its Centennial. To kick off the festivities, St. Margaret’s students and alumni will take part in morning campus beautification project and a time capsule burial in the afternoon. The capsule will be unearthed in 50 years.
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  • St. Margaret’s School Announces “Return to the River” Program

    (Tappahannock, VA) – St. Margaret’s School is pleased to announce its “Return to the River” program that brings its boarding and day school students to the banks and waters of the Rappahannock River for academic, athletic, and character-building programming designed for the 21st century. As the school celebrates its Centennial, “Return to the River” pledges a holistic education for girls in grades 8-12 and at the postgraduate level. This fall, girls can take part in a revitalized crew program, sailing, oyster farming, environmental studies, and STEAM learning.
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  • Colley W. Bell III and Barrymore

    Colley W. Bell III Begins as Head of St. Margaret’s School

    (Tappahannock, VA) – Colley W. Bell III takes the helm today as St. Margaret’s School’s 13th Head of School. Situated on the beautiful Rappahannock River, St. Margaret’s is an Episcopal all-girls boarding and day school for grades 8-12. Bell begins his tenure with a new initiative focused on a “Return to the River” with academic and character education that utilizes St. Margaret’s idyllic natural surroundings. His plans include STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) education, a competitive rowing program, and environmental studies, all connected to the Rappahannock.
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  • Return to the River

    Head-elect Colley Bell remembers standing on the St. Margaret's lawn in the 1970s and never forgetting the Rappahannock River's magnificence and St. Margaret's. He now plans to see the River Program revitalized in the context of the third decade of the 21st Century while St. Margaret's steps into its second century.
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St. Margaret's School
P.O. Box 158
Tappahannock, VA 22560
T: 804-443-3357
admit@sms.org
Episcopal girls' school for boarding and day, grades 8-PG, on the banks of the Rappahannock River in Virginia.