Woodberry in the NFL

Connor Koch ’17 CJ Prosise: CJ Prosise ’12 arrived at Woodberry from his home in Petersburg, Virginia with basketball on his mind, but soon he found his niche on the gridiron. Head Coach Clint Alexander describes CJ’s style of play during his time at the Forest as “electrifying.” […]

Faculty Spotlight: Mr. Tom Parker

Charles Hargrove ’17 “Rewarding” Tom Parker decided to take a look at Woodberry as a place to teach after hearing about the school through his brother who attended the University of Virginia. He made several trips to the Forest before interviewing with then Headmaster Emmett Wright. Falling for […]

An International Perspective

Diego Valenzuela ’16 Coming to the United States as an international student can be a little challenging. You hear people speaking in a foreign language with a hint of what they call the “southern twang.” You see new clothing brands like Vineyard Vines and Southern Tide. You learn […]

Something to Retain During Election Season

Andrew Holmes ’16 When I was younger, I remember my father reading me a picture book that centered on the life of Abraham Lincoln. The book featured beautiful pencil drawings accompanied by a simple narrative. It could afford to be concise, for the meaning of the story wasn’t contained […]

The New Schedule

Mr. Erik Born Next year Woodberry will be introducing a new schedule into daily life. It is meant to change the way students learn. We are looking at education at an entirely new, hands-on and discussion based approach. Below are links to write-ups about the new schedule. New […]

Staff Spotlight: James T Minor

Noel Turlington ’18 Woodberry is a community in every meaning of the word. We have our own post office, farm, and stores: the fir tree and student store. Students, teachers, and staff work together keeping the Woodberry clock ticking. Each part makes Woodberry what it is, and if […]

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