At Veritas School, we view athletics as an important means of accomplishing our mission of developing students of wisdom and virtue. We believe that through physical exertion, team play, and competition, our students become more fully developed young men and women.


Currently, Veritas sponsors boys’ and girls’ athletic teams at the Lower School, Middle School, Junior Varsity, and Varsity levels in the following sports:

  • Boys’ MS Soccer (Fall, grades 6-8)
  • Boys’ HS Soccer (Fall, grades 9-12)
  • Girls’ Volleyball – MS, JV, and Varsity (Fall, grades 6–12)
  • Girls’ Tennis – MS and Varsity (Fall, grades 6-12)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ Cross Country – MS, JV, and Varsity (Fall, grades 6–12)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ Indoor Track and Field – Varsity (Winter, grades 9 – 12)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ Swimming – MS and Varsity (Winter, grades 6 – 12)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ LS Basketball (Winter, grades 3-6)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ MS Basketball (Winter, grades 7-8)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ HS Basketball (Winter, grades 9-12)
  • Boys’ and Girls’ Outdoor Track & Field – MS, JV, and Varsity (Spring, grades 6-12)
  • Boys’ MS Tennis (Spring, grades 6-8)
  • Boys’ JV Tennis (Spring, grades 8-11)
  • Girls’ MS Soccer (Spring, grades 6-8)
  • Girls’ HS Soccer (Spring, grades 9-12)
  • Co-ed Golf (Spring, grades 6-12)

Veritas is a member of the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) with our girls’ JV and varsity teams competing in the League of Independent Schools (LIS).  The LIS members are Collegiate, Covenant, St. Anne’s-Belfield, St. Catherine’s, Saint Gertrude, St. Margaret’s, and Trinity Episcopal.  Our boys’ JV and varsity teams are not affiliated with a specific league or conference.  They compete as an independent within the VISAA.

Veritas Athletic Handbook (revised August 2017)