Valley School Of Ligonier

Tel: (724)238-6652
Honesty, responsibility, kindness and respect are the essence of a Valley student.
In an environment that is safe, nurturing, and disciplined, Valley School provides a balanced and strong program of study for a diverse group of children.
Our goal is to stimulate in each young person lifelong habits of moral behavior, seeking knowledge and understanding, and doing good works for others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 190 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 5%
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,550
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Director Johnette DeRose

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports BasketballField HockeyLacrosseBasketballField Hockey,
Lacrosse

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Outside In School Inc (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Outside In School Inc (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bible Baptist Christian Academy (10.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bolivar Outside In School Inc
    All-boys 
    1050 Fort Palmer Rd
    Bolivar , PA , 15923
    (724)238-8441
    All-boys 
    3.2  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Ligonier Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    327 W Vincent St
    Ligonier , PA , 15658
    (724)238-6430
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.5  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Latrobe Bible Baptist Christian Academy
    Montessori School (Baptist)
    232 Route 217
    Latrobe , PA , 15650
    (724)539-8299
    Montessori School (Baptist)
    10.1  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Bradenville Grace Bible Academy
    (Christian)
    128 Bradenville School Rd
    Bradenville , PA , 15620
    (724)537-2840
    (Christian)
    10.6  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Hollsopple Johnstown Christian School
    (Christian)
    125 Christian School Rd
    Hollsopple , PA , 15935
    (814)288-2588
    (Christian)
    10.7  mi  |  218  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - Every child should have the opportunity to attend a school like Valley where students and teachers are learners in a positive and challenging environment. - Posted by Administrator

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