West Virginia Private Schools

There are 145 private schools in West Virginia, serving 14,577 students.
The average private school tuition is $3,638 for elementary schools and $5,293 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 92% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 9% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
88% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Baptist and Roman Catholic).
Recent Articles
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.