Harpeth Hall School

3801 Hobbs Road
Nashville, TN 37215-0372
Tel: (615)297-9543
Grades: 5-12 | 680 students
At our college preparatory school for girls in grades 5-12, our sole focus is on educating girls and young women.
Not only does research tell us, but we know from first-hand experience, that girls learn more effectively in a single-gender environment.
That is why every thing we do, from our teaching strategies to our facilities, is designed around how girls learn and succeed.
Through our rigorous curriculum, exceptional teaching and our outstanding arts, athletics and community service programs, our students have many areas in which to excel – whether in the classroom, on the playing field, in the art studio or on stage, in service to others and in one of the many clubs and organizations.
At Harpeth Hall, we provide excellent opportunities and experiences that let our students discover and develop their highest intellectual ability, their creative talents and their connection to the world around them.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Year Founded 1951

Student Body

Total Students 680 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Harpeth Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 7 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $22,770
Tuition Notes Middle School tuition for 2014-2015 is $23,595 Upper School tuition is $24,520
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,063
Admissions Associate Maryanna Phipps

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Montgomery Bell Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Paul Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • Nashville
    Grades: PK-6 | 400 students
    0.9 miles
    5035 Hillsboro Road
    Nashville, TN 37215
  • Nashville
    The Covenant School
    Grades: PK-6 | 155 students
    1.1 miles
    33 Burton Hills Blvd
    Nashville, TN 37215
  • Nashville
    Grades: 7-12 | 716 students
    1.3 miles
    4001 Harding Road
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Nashville
    Grades: K-8 | 472 students
    1.4 miles
    170 Windsor Drive
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Nashville
    Grades: K-12 | 1072 students
    1.5 miles
    211 Ensworth Place
    Nashville, TN 37205

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