Non-Public School Information

The Non-Public Schools Coalition seeks to improve the collaboration between the state’s public and private school systems. With guidance from public and private school leaders from across the state, the coalition will increase visibility and strengthen partnerships to ensure success for all West Virginia students.

Starting a Non-public School

Standardized Testing and Enrollment Requirements

Accreditation vs. Registration

Ideas for School Improvement for Non-accredited Schools

Student Information

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Employer Information

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Public Service Training

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Staff Information

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Non-public School Coalition Members

  • Carol Cole, New Life Christian Academy, Nicholas County
  • Dr. Dan Brokke, WV Christian Education Association
  • Dr. George Aulenbacher, Assistant Superintendent, Kanawha County Schools
  • Debra Sullivan, Member, West Virginia Board of Education
  • Eric Kerns, Faith Christian Academy, Berkeley County
  • Jack Davis, Teays Valley Christian, Putnam County
  • Justin Zimmerman, The Linsly School, Ohio County
  • Mary Ann Deschaine, Superintendent of Catholic Schools, Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston

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Contact Information

  • For Policy & Code questions. Please contact:
    Dustin Lambert, Middle and Secondary Services
    304.558.5325 or
  • For Technical and Data Information questions, please contact:
    Jody Wilkinson, Teaching and Learning
    304.558.5325 or