Morgantown Learning Academy

Morgantown Learning Academy is an incorporated, private, non-profit school which includes Preschool (3's and 4's) through the eighth grade. We welcome students from all racial, cultural, religious and economic backgrounds. Our educational program is based on a child-centered philosophy that is committed to teaching chidren in the ways they learn best.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students93 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 7%
Students by Grade Morgantown Learning Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notesemail us for tuition information

School Notes

  • Our classrooms are active and busy.  The children learn by doing and are encouraged to work cooperatively on projects and share their ideas and discoveries.  Our program is centered on the various needs, interests and learning styles of the children.   Our reading and math program are leveled based on each individual students needs. We offer all students Physical Education every day.  Recently, we partnered with a non-profit, Aurora Lights, which provides weekly outdoor education to all students (Mountain SOL).
  • We also offer a summer day-camp which is available on a part time and full time basis to the community.   PreK Pals, ages 3&4; Daycamp, ages 5-11.  Call for information.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morgantown
    Grades: K-12 | 141 students
    1.8 miles
    809 Greenbag Rd
    Morgantown, WV 26508
    (304) 292-9872
    1.8 K-12
    141
  • Fairmont
    Grades: NS-12 | 58 students
    15.8 miles
    28 Fellowship Dr
    Fairmont, WV 26554
    (304) 363-8008
    15.8 NS-12
    58
  • Huntington Beach
    Grades: PK-12 | 260 students
    2133.8 miles
    14401 Willow Lane
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (714) 898-0051
    2133.8 PK-12
    260

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
MLA is a nurturing, supportive and wonderful place where the kids learn to love learning. They have small multi-grade classes and teachers who are so dedicated to the kids. They don`t teach to the class, but rather, my kids moved forward in math and reading at their pace. Not someone else's. Everyone is so accepting of all kids...no matter what. My quirky, introverted kid found a place there and blossomed! My kids got outside almost every day ...they especially love the Mtn Sol program that had them exploring and learning OUTSIDE! Kids aren`t walking around the playground with cell phones but rather played together and yes, got dirty (the sign of a great day in my book). Spanish, Art and music added even more. If I still had young children, they would be there for sure !
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My kids loved MLA. They are now older and thriving in high school. I appreciated that MLA allows the students to learn at their individual pace, placing them in math and reading groups that are appropriate for them. They loved daily PE and the weekly art, music and spanish. It's really just one big family where every teacher knows the name of every student, no matter what age. It's obvious that the teachers love what they do. Many have been there since MLA opened. So glad we made this choice for our kids.
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