Carlisle School

Tel: (276)632-7288
Grades: NS-12 | 523 students
Carlisle School has three campuses located in Martinsville, Danville, and Chatham, VA, which serve students from southern Virginia and northern North Carolina, as well as a variety of international students from around the world.
An International Baccalaureate World School, with all three IB programs in place, Carlisle is accredited by VAIS and SACS, a member of NAIS, and recognized as an accredited independent school by the Virginia Department of Education.
We provide a positive, safe environment for academic excellence and character development, while embracing diversity and preparing our students to become leaders as citizens in a global society.
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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 523 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
Advanced Courses AP Classes: Calculus, Chemistry, English, English Literature, European History, Psychology, Statistics, US History, World History
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes day student tuition ranges from $6000-9775; boarding tuition is $35,000, with estimated extras $2700
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Fencing, Field Hockey, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
FencingField Hockey,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Archery Club, Art Club, Athletic Council, CHILL, Glee Club, Interact Club, Magistri, Ping Pong, Recycling Club, Strategic Gaming, Student Council Association, ZipZapZop Archery Club, Art Club, CHILL, Glee Club, Interact Club, Magistri, Ping Pong, Recycling Club, ZipZapZop, Athletic Council,
Strategic Gaming,
Student Council Association,
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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $10,277 for elementary schools and $15,846 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Virginia is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).