About Brentsville

Brentsville District High School

Brentsville District High School
12109 Aden Rd.
Nokesville, VA 20181

Phone: 703-594-2161
Fax: 703-594-3731

Office Hours: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Guidance Office Hours: 7 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Summer Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Year Established:
Current building: 1964
Number of Students: 1,010
Graduation Rate: 96.6%
Students Who Go on to Higher Education: 86%
Number of Teachers: 72
School Colors: Orange and Black
School Mascot: Tigers
Latin Motto: Esse quam videri (To be rather than to seem)
Pillars: Character, Integrity, Excellence

Katherine Meints, Principal
Seth Cameron, Activities Director
Matt Carbo, Assistant Principal
Katie Salas, Assistant Principal
Josh Kline, Director of School Counseling

School Vision Statement

We believe that all students can learn to their fullest potential. Student learning will be enhanced by national, global, and multicultural perspectives. Graduates will possess the basic knowledge and skills that will assure their proficiency in problem-solving and technology. They will be responsible citizens, lifelong learners, and will be prepared for a variety of post-graduation options.

School Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a high-quality, comprehensive and meaningful education for all students. Each student will be expected to succeed within the bounds of their abilities and chosen educational goals. Each student will be treated as an individual, given the tools to be a lifelong learner, and taught to function as a member of a group and as a productive member of society.

Bell Schedule
Block Time
Warning bell: 7:20 a.m.
Block 1 7:25-8:30 a.m.
Block 2/3 8:35-10:10 a.m.
Block 4/5 10:15 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
Block 6/7 12:25-2:05 p.m.


Grading Scale
Number Grade Letter Grade
90-100 A
87-89 B+
80-86 B
77-79 C+
70-76 C
67-69 D+
60-66 D
0-59 F