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Admissions

Welcome

As one of Virginia’s leading independent schools, Carlisle School transforms curious minds into great leaders. With approximately 350 students, the school blends the intimacy of a safe and positive family atmosphere with exceptional academic and cultural opportunities usually found only at larger schools. 

In the Admissions Office, our goal is to ensure that your family gets to know our school. We invite you to tour our campus, meet our talented faculty and staff, experience our classrooms, and explore the opportunities for the arts and athletics so that you may understand what we are achieving at Carlisle School. 

We are hopeful that your experiences will lead you to join the Carlisle School family. Come share the opportunity expressed in our motto: LEAD. EXCEL. SUCCEED.

For more information contact our Admissions Department at admissions@carlisleschool.org or 276-632-7288 ext 242.

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“Carlisle has always provided a safe and nurturing environment. Where challenging academics have been the norm, where team play, the stage, and other extracurricular activities have built confidence and the ability to work with others. Upon graduation, our children were more than prepared for college, academically and to lead with self-confidence and ability.”

Gayle Thomson

Mom to Erica, Henry Giles, Luke, and Brooke

“My daughter is thriving at Carlisle School.  Small classes and excellent teachers make for a safe and secure learning environment.  She is challenged academically and allowed to progress according to her learning style and ability.  The most important part is the love and the strong sense of family that is so apparent here.”

Susan Henderson

Mom to Tali

“The communications that come out always keep me in the loop and the teachers are absolutely AMAZING with ensuring Cameron is on the path to success. At Carlisle, Cameron has been able to flourish with small class sizes, a nurturing staff that is genuinely connected to each and every student, and the rigorous academics. We are proud to be part of the Carlisle family!”

Ashanti Coles

Mom to Cameron “Cam”

“[Transferring to Carlisle] is the best decision we could have made for our boys. Our Chandler has flourished so much.  As a parent, nothing makes my heart happier than to feel we made the right move for our child.” 

Mandy Horsley

Mom to Chandler & Tanner

“Our experience at Carlisle has been outstanding!  With three children with three very different personalities enrolled, their individual learning needs, strengths, weaknesses, and interests are met in a friendly and supportive environment allowing them to grow and succeed.”

Jessica Zagol

Mom to Tom, Charlotte, and Lorelei

“Carlisle School has allowed our son Ben to flourish over the past two years. Our family believes Carlisle brings out the best of each child by leveraging their individual strengths while promoting kindness and leadership skills.”

Hillary Robinson

Mom to Ben