Oldest Private Schools in West Virginia

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The average private school in West Virginia was founded around 1968 (2021).
The oldest private school in West Virginia is The Linsly School, founded in 1814.
The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Schools in West Virginia (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    The Linsly School
    The 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 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-78 Park Rd
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 232-2430

  • Rank: #88.
    Parkersburg Catholic Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1947
    Grades: PK-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 - 8th Grade Graduates
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1954
    Grades: NS-8535 Norway Ave
    Huntington, WV 25705
    (304) 523-2861

  • Rank: #1111.
    Parkersburg Catholic High School
    Parkersburg Catholic High School Photo
    (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: PK-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 - Girls Volleyball
    (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
    Mountaineer Montessori School Photo
    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) 941-1704

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    The Highland School
    The Highland School Photo - Exploring the forests in West Virginia.
    Special Program Emphasis
    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: #2929.
    Victory Baptist Academy
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1982
    Grades: PK-12504 Scott Ridge Rd
    Beaver, WV 25813
    (304) 255-4535

  • Rank: #3030.
    Faith Christian Academy
    Faith Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1983
    Grades: PK-12138 Greensburg Rd
    Martinsburg, WV 25404
    (304) 263-0011

  • Rank: #3131.
    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: #3232.
    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.
    (Pentecostal)
    Founding Date: 1994
    Grades: 1-12347 Main St
    Beverly, WV 26253
    (304) 636-9780

  • Rank: #3333. Founding Date: 1995
    Grades: PK-12113 W 9th Street
    Williamstown, WV 26187
    (304) 375-2000

  • Rank: #3434.
    Heritage Christian School
    Heritage Christian School Photo - PE instruction for all
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1996
    Grades: PK-12225 Newton Ave
    Bridgeport, WV 26330
    (304) 842-1740

  • Rank: #3535.
    Trinity Christian School
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1997
    Grades: NS-12200 Trinity Way
    Morgantown, WV 26505
    (304) 291-4659

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