Class of 2021 College Acceptances:
American University | Azusa Pacific University | Bridgewater College | Brigham Young University | Catholic University of America | College of William & Mary | Colorado School of Mines | Christopher Newport University | Dickenson College | Drexel University | Eastern Mennonite University | Eastern Michigan University | Elon University | Franklin & Marshall College | George Mason University | George Washington University | Goshen College | Goucher College | Guilford College | Hawaii Pacific University | Hesston College | International Christian University (Japan) | James Madison University | Johns Hopkins University | Juniata College | Kenyon College | Kyushu University (Japan) | Lancaster Bible College | Mary Baldwin University | Messiah College | Michigan State University | Michigan Technological University | Old Dominion University | Radford University | Randolph-Macon College | Regent University | San Diego Christian College | Shenandoah University | Sophia University (Toyko, Japan) | Smith College | Stevens Institute of Technology | Stevenson University | Temple University | University of Lynchburg | University of Colorado Boulder | University of Mary Washington | University of Maryland--Baltimore County | University of Richmond | University of San Francisco | University of South Carolina at Columbia | University of Tennessee | University of Virginia | Virginia Commonwealth University | Virginia Tech
EMHS teachers and administrators strive to nurture each graduate into whole people with skills that will serve them well in the next stage of their lives, whether that is in college, the work force or volunteer work. Our graduates stand out in college and university settings as strong writers and critical thinkers. They have developed study skills, self awareness and emotional maturity that prepare them for a complex, inter-connected world.
Minimum Graduation Requirements
• 4 credits of English
• 3 credits of mathematics
• 3 credits of science
• 3 credits of social studies
• 2 credits of physical and health education (including driver’s education)
• 2 credits of Bible
• 1 credit of fine arts
• .5 credit of family & consumer science or technology education
• .5 credit of communications technology
EMHS does not rank students as the small size and composition of our student body does not yield meaningful data.
GPA range for the Class of 2021 (45 students) is 2.356 to 4.395.
National Merit Finalists Since 1998 we have had 57 commended scholars, 3 semi-finalists, 32 finalists and one presidential scholar.
EMHS Class of 2020: average SAT -- 1182; average SAT math -- 596; average SAT EBRW -- 586
AP and Honors Courses
English Literature (AP)
Scientific Research Methods Statistics (AP)
World History (AP)
English 9 & 10 (2nd semester)
Anatomy & Physiology
Spanish III, IV
EMS Students in the News
After 33 years of teaching history and Bible classes at Eastern Mennonite School, Elwood Yoder is ready to “re-wire” — not retire — for a new chapter of history making. In this chapter, Yoder will focus full time on his loves of research, writing, and church history. He will partner with historian Steve Nolt to write a Virginia Mennonite history book, a joint project of the Shenandoah Valley Mennonite Historians and the Virginia Mennonite Conference Historical Committee (see more below). Before turning his sites to…Read More >