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 Non-sectarian
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

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt. De Chantal Visitation Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt. De Chantal Visitation Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mt. De Chantal Visitation Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • Wheeling
    Mt. De Chantal Visitation Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 187 students
    0.4 miles
    410 Washington Avenue
    Wheeling, WV 26003
  • Martins Ferry
    Speiro Academy
    Grades: KG-12 | 32 students
    0.5 miles
    500 N 5th St
    Martins Ferry, OH 43935
  • Wheeling
    Grades: PK-8 | 345 students
    0.6 miles
    1221 National Road
    Wheeling, WV 26003
  • Wheeling
    Grades: 9-12 | 244 students
    1.4 miles
    75 14th St
    Wheeling, WV 26003
  • Wheeling
    Augusta Levy Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-3 | 10 students
    1.8 miles
    99 Main St
    Wheeling, WV 26003

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