Linsly School

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Founded in 1814, the Linsly School is a day and boarding school for students in grades 5 through 12.
We offer a college preparatory curriculum that combines the traditional values of hard work, respect, honor, honesty, and self-discipline within a challenging academic program designed to unlock the potential of each student.
The community and family-like atmosphere at Linsly helps students grow and develop under the guidance of faculty members who know them by name and care about their future.
Linsly is a place where life-long friendships between students and faculty are formed.
Student uniforms are not to encourage conformity, but to ensure that students are known for their unique ideas and abilities.
We are a school where long-forgotten traditional values live on in our everyday curriculum.
The Linsly School offers a traditional college preparatory program where academic excellence and character development are emphasized in every facet of student life.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5-12

Student Body

Total Students 429 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Linsly School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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The average private school tuition in West Virginia is $3,638 for elementary schools and $5,224 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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