Linsly School

Tel: (304)233-3260
Grades: 5 - 12 | 429 students
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 Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12

Student Body

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

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Speiro Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Speiro Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mt. De Chantal Visitation Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • Wheeling Speiro Academy    
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    135 Stewarts Hill Rd
    Wheeling , WV , 26003
    (740)738-0203
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    0.5  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Wheeling
    Mt. De Chantal Visitation Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    410 Washington Avenue
    Wheeling , WV , 26003
    (304)233-3771
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  187  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Wheeling
    St. Michael Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1221 National Road
    Wheeling , WV , 26003
    (304)242-3966
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  376  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Wheeling
    Wheeling Catholic Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    77 14th St
    Wheeling , WV , 26003
    (304)233-1515
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Wheeling
    Central Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    75 14th St
    Wheeling , WV , 26003
    (304)233-1660
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5  mi  |  339  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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