News & Events

Caleb Tisdale Named a Jefferson Scholar

Caleb Tisdale, a senior at Carlisle School, was selected to receive the Jefferson Scholarship at the University of Virginia. This prestigious scholarship is intended to cover the entire cost of attendance plus supplemental enrichment programs for four years at the university. It is awarded by the Jefferson Scholars Foundation to students after a rigorous selection […]

Be A Home Run Hero!

Support your school with a donation to the Carlisle School Annual Fund to help your grade win tickets to the Division I College Baseball Championships.

10th Grade daVinci Projects

Our 10th grade just completed their daVinci Projects, in which they were tasked with completing a design cycle to create a project of their choice. For about four months the students worked on design research, concept ideation, prototyping, problem solving and innovation. Shannon Reynolds, the faculty supervisor for the project, said “they did an amazing […]

Lady Chiefs Win State

Congratulations to our Lady Chiefs Varsity Basketball team for winning the 2016-2017 VISAA Division 3 State Championship! This is the third state title they have won in a row, the second 3-peat for the program in school history, and the seventh state championship for the team since 2003. The team is led by Mancino Craighead, […]

Jennifer Doss Named as New Director of Development

Jennifer Doss has been named the new Director of Development at Carlisle School. Doss replaces Mike Waddell,  who has been in the position for two years, as he leaves to open his own consulting business. Doss has served as the Director of Tourism for the Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation for the past seven years, […]

Get To Know: Amanda Luffman

Name: Amanda Luffman Title: Fourth and Fifth Grade Teacher at Carlisle’s Danville Campus Year I Started Teaching: 2009 Education: Master of Arts in Elementary Education, Bachelor of Science in Psychology Family: I live happily with the love of my life and have a beautiful five-year-old son. Interests/Hobbies: Reading, Kayaking, anything by the water Teaching Approach/Philosophy: […]

Sarah Ginter

Get To Know: Sarah Ginter

Name: Mrs. Sarah Ginter Title/Courses Taught: Upper School Biology Teacher (Biology, Honors/DE Biology, AP/DE Biology, DE Anatomy & Physiology) Year I Started Teaching: 2008 (college level) Year I Started at Carlisle: Started teaching Middle School science at Carlisle in 2013. Started teaching in the Upper School in 2015. Education: Bachelor of Science from Christopher Newport University (Biology major, […]

Get To Know: Summer Milligan

Name: Summer Milligan Title/Courses Taught: 5th grade, 4th grade, 1st grade, Preschool 3 (Danville Campus) Year I Started Teaching: 2001 Year I Started at Carlisle: 2012 Education: Mary Baldwin College – art (interior design) and elementary education Family:  Gene and Linda Saunders-parents; Knox Milligan – Husband; Miles, Matkins, Saunders, and Remmy – sons Pets: Milo – cat Interests/Hobbies: travel, […]

Carlisle Students Kick Off Chick-fil-A Leader Academy

Students from Carlisle School joined forces Wednesday to pack meals for local community members in need. Students worked to help provide roughly 75 meals to hungry community members living in Martinsville and Henry County. The students were selected to participate in the Chick-fil-A Leader Academy™, a national high school leadership program that not only teaches students leadership […]