The Harambee School at Elk Hill


The Harambee School at Elk Hill Farm serves young people grades 6-12 from all across the Central Virginia region. For a detailed program description, please view our schools brochure below.

School Calendar


Only at Harambee

We’re proud to offer a number of features unique to this location:

  • Experiential Education model where students develop knowledge, skills, and values from direct experiences and self-reflection
  • Career and Technical Education Center preparing 21st century learners with job readiness skills and opportunities to earn various industry certifications.
  • Swimming pool, gymnasium, weight room, outdoor sporting and play area, all on a 300 acre rural campus for Fit and Fun Challenges
  • A professional staff with a total of over 135 years of service dedicated to our Elk Hill students and the community
  • Day and Residential options available

Did you know?

Harambee means “pulling together for the greater good” in Swahili – a reflection of our focus on teamwork and community.

Harambee mural


Dr. Michael Heard

Head of Harambee School

[email protected] // (804) 457-4866 x 320