Oldest Private Schools in West Virginia

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  • The average private school in West Virginia was founded around 1969 (2020).
  • The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The oldest private school in West Virginia is Linsly School, founded in 1814.

Oldest Private Schools in West Virginia (2020)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Linsly School
    Linsly School Photo
    Founding Date: 1814
    Grades: 5-1260 Knox Ln
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304)233-3260

  • Rank: #22.
    St Joseph School
    St Joseph School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1883
    Grades: PK-8110 E. Stephen St.
    Martinsburg, WV 25401
    (304)267-6447

  • Rank: #33.
    Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1913
    Grades: PK-8123 Elmore Street
    Oak Hill, WV 25901
    (304)465-5045

  • Rank: #44.
    St Francis Central Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1915
    Grades: PK-841 Guthrie Lane
    Morgantown, WV 26508
    (304)291-5070

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    St Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: PK-54801 Staunton Avenue SE
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)925-4341

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    St. Joseph Central Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: 9-12600 13th Street
    Huntington, WV 25701
    (304)525-5096

  • Rank: #77. Founding Date: 1929
    Grades: PK-68 Park Rd
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304)232-2430

  • Rank: #88.
    Parkersburg Catholic Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1947
    Grades: NS-6810 Juliana St
    Parkersburg, WV 26101
    (304)422-6694

  • Rank: #99.
    St. Francis Of Assisi School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1948
    Grades: PK-5525 Holley Street
    Saint Albans, WV 25177
    (304)727-5690

  • Rank: #1010.
    Our Lady Of Fatima Parish School
    Our Lady Of Fatima Parish School Photo - Our Lady of Fatima School kicking off the 2016 Catholic Schools week with Governor Earl Ray Tomblin.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1954
    Grades: PK-8535 Norway Ave
    Huntington, WV 25705
    (304)523-2861

  • Rank: #1111.
    Parkersburg Catholic High School
    Parkersburg Catholic High School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: 7-123201 Fairview Ave
    Parkersburg, WV 26104
    (304)485-6341

  • Rank: #1212.
    Our Lady Of Peace School
    Our Lady Of Peace School Photo - Dedicated faculty and staff; leading in a spirit of service
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1962
    Grades: PK-8640 Old Fairmont Pike
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304)242-1383

  • Rank: #1313.
    Mountain State Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Founding Date: 1966
    Grades: K-121948 Martin Lane
    Culloden, WV 25510
    (304)743-3751

  • Rank: #1414.
    Morgantown Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1969
    Grades: K-12809 Greenbag Rd
    Morgantown, WV 26508
    (304)292-9872

  • Rank: #1515.
    Martinsburg Christian Academy
    Martinsburg Christian Academy Photo
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1972
    Grades: PK-122247 Williamsport Pike
    Martinsburg, WV 25404
    (304)267-6368

  • Rank: #1616.
    Greater Beckley Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: PK-12140 Crusader Drive
    Prosperity, WV 25909
    (304)255-1571

  • Rank: #17-1817.-18.
    Cross Lanes Christian School
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: K-125330 Floradale Drive
    Charleston, WV 25313
    (304)776-5020

  • Rank: #17-1817.-18.
    Elk Valley Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: PK-1258 Mt Pleasant Dr
    Elkview, WV 25071
    (304)965-7063

  • Rank: #1919.
    Fairhaven Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1975
    Grades: PK-11988 Fairhaven Dr
    Charleston, WV 25306
    (304)925-5954

  • Rank: #2020.
    Mountaineer Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-8308 20th St Se
    Charleston, WV 25304
    (304)342-7870

  • Rank: #2121.
    Pipestem Christian Academy
    Pipestem Christian Academy Photo
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1977
    Grades: PK-129549 S SR20
    Pipestem, WV 25979
    (304)466-2413

  • Rank: #2222.
    Grace Christian School
    Grace Christian School Photo
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1978
    Grades: PK-121111 Adams Ave
    Huntington, WV 25704
    (304)522-8635

  • Rank: #2323.
    Calvary Baptist Academy
    Calvary Baptist Academy Photo
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1979
    Grades: K-123655 Teays Valley Rd
    Hurricane, WV 25526
    (304)757-6768

  • Rank: #2424.
    Mercer Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1980
    Grades: PK-12314 A Oakvale Road
    Princeton, WV 24740
    (304)425-5671

  • Rank: #25-2825.-28.
    Bible Center School
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1981
    Grades: PK-81111 Oakhurst Dr
    Charleston, WV 25314
    (304)346-0431

  • Rank: #25-2825.-28.
    The Highland School
    The Highland School Photo - Exploring the forests in West Virginia.
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1981
    Grades: PK-1298 Sycamore Springs Lane
    Ellenboro, WV 26346
    (304)869-3250

  • Rank: #25-2825.-28.
    Mountain View Christian School
    (Church of God)
    Founding Date: 1981
    Grades: PK-12Rt 16-61 Mt View Rd
    Hilltop, WV 25855
    (304)465-0502

  • Rank: #25-2825.-28.
    Seneca Trail Christian Academy
    Seneca Trail Christian Academy Photo - At the Viet Nam Wall
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1981
    Grades: PK-12321 Trailblazer Drive
    Ronceverte, WV 24970
    (304)647-4878

  • Rank: #29-3029.-30. Founding Date: 1982
    Grades: PK-8449 Rose Hill Drive
    Kearneysville, WV 25430
    (304)725-1438

  • Rank: #29-3029.-30.
    Victory Baptist Academy
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1982
    Grades: PK-12504 Scott Ridge Rd
    Beaver, WV 25813
    (304)255-4535

  • Rank: #31-3231.-32.
    Faith Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1983
    Grades: PK-12138 Greensburg Rd
    Martinsburg, WV 25404
    (304)263-0011

  • Rank: #31-3231.-32.
    Faith Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1983
    Grades: PK-12138 Greensburg Rd
    Martinsburg, WV 25404
    (304)263-0011

  • Rank: #3333.
    Highland Adventist School
    Highland Adventist School Photo - Many of our classes use a project-based approach to learning. It really works!
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1988
    Grades: PK-12777 Kennedy Street
    Elkins, WV 26241
    (304)636-4274

  • Rank: #3434.
    Tygart Valley Christian Academy
    Tygart Valley Christian Academy Photo - Tygart Valley Christian Academy is located on the campus of Tygart Valley Ministries Beverly Community Church in beautiful Beverly, West Virginia.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1994
    Grades: 1-12347 Main St
    Beverly, WV 26253
    (304)636-9780

  • Rank: #3535. Founding Date: 1995
    Grades: PK-12113 W 9th Street
    Williamstown, WV 26187
    (304)375-2000

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