Carlisle School

  • Carlisle School has three campuses located in Martinsville, Danville, and Chatham, VA, which serve students from southern Virginia and northern North Carolina, as well as a variety of international students from around the world.
  • An International Baccalaureate World School, with all three IB programs in place, Carlisle is accredited by VAIS and SACS, a member of NAIS, and recognized as an accredited independent school by the Virginia Department of Education.
  • We provide a positive, safe environment for academic excellence and character development, while embracing diversity and preparing our students to become leaders as citizens in a global society. To learn more, please visit www.carlisleschool.org.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1968

Student Body

Total Students367 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
88%
State avg.: 24%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size14 students
Advanced CoursesAP Classes: Calculus, Chemistry, English, English Literature, European History, Psychology, Statistics, US History, World History
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notesday student tuition ranges from $6000-9775; boarding tuition is $35,000, with estimated extras $2700
Acceptance Rate
82%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Fencing, Field Hockey, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceEquestrian,
FencingField Hockey,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Archery Club, Art Club, Athletic Council, CHILL, Glee Club, Interact Club, Magistri, Ping Pong, Recycling Club, Strategic Gaming, Student Council Association, ZipZapZop

School Notes

  • Carlisle School has three campuses located in Martinsville, Danville, and Chatham, VA, which serve students from southern Virginia and northern North Carolina, as well as a variety of international students from around the world. An International Baccalaureate World School, with all three IB programs in place, Carlisle is accredited by VAIS and SACS, a member of NAIS, and recognized as an accredited independent school by the Virginia Department of Education. We provide a positive, safe environment for academic excellence and character development, while embracing diversity and preparing our students to become leaders as citizens in a global society. To learn more, please visit www.carlisleschool.org.
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