Every Child Known And Valued

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Situated in Blackstone, Virginia our mission is to develop in each student the qualities of leadership, scholarship, service, and good character.

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Who We Are

The mission of Kenston Forest School is to develop in each student the qualities of leadership, scholarship, service, and good character in an atmosphere that stresses family values and Judeo-Christian ideals. Our mission promise: Every Child Known & Valued.

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Kenston Forest School is located on an eighty acre campus in Blackstone, Virginia. Our independent school enrolls approximately 350 students, serving 10 counties, 1 city, and 2 states.

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356

Students

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95%

Rate of College Matriculation

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12:1

Student-Faculty Ratio

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14

Average Class Size

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345

Students

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95%

Rate of College Matriculation

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14

Average Class Size

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12:1

Student-Faculty Ratio

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Who We Are

A child’s love of learning begins in our Early Learning Center. In our program, children are given the opportunity to explore, use their imaginations and learn through play.

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ACADEMICS

We vary our teaching strategies based on student differences, from traditional to innovative in order to encourage critical thinking and problem-solving.

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ATHLETICS

Our expansive athletics program is designed to provide a full range of options so students are able to experience and safely explore a variety of sports.

Lori Bacon

Thank you for visiting our website, and for taking time to learn about our school family. Kenston Forest School is a happy place, a place where all who enter gladly learn and gladly teach.

We are a family school, where parents and grandparents are welcome partners to inspiring mentor-teachers and coaches, where all adults share a bright, optimistic vision of what children become.

We are proud of our school and excited to help you learn more about us. I hope you will visit us and that you, too, will become part of our Kenston Forest family.

– Lori Bacon, Head of School

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Testimonials

Thank you all so much for the role that each of you played in my children’s education. Honestly, you know that private school tuition can be a burden for some of our families (mine included), but I always think of the words shared with me by our former librarian who encouraged me with this: “I’ve never regretted the sacrifices I had to make to send my child to KFS.”

Parent of a recent KFS graduate

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Kenston Forest School admits students without regard to gender, race, color, religion, and national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges and
activities generally accorded or made available to students at the School. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and
ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school administered programs.

Excellence in education since 1966