Overbrook School

4210 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205-0372
Tel: (615)292-5134
Grades: PK-8 | 318 students
Overbrook School is a private, Catholic, co-educational elementary school, preschool through eighth grade, owned and administered by the Dominican Sisters of the St. Cecilia Congregation.
Founded in 1936, Overbrook is committed to providing an atmosphere in which children can grow to their fullest potential in all areas: spiritual, intellectual, cultural, physical and social.
The schools of the Dominican Campus exist primarily to enable students to learn in a Christ-centered atmosphere of love and truth.
Overbrook School reflects the philosophy of the Catholic Church as it pertains to education.
Each student is recognized as an individual of eternal worth whose immortal soul is destined for happiness with God.
Each child is called by God for a specific work.
By nourishing the intellectual, physical, social and spiritual gifts of each student, Overbrook helps to prepare individuals for that work in view of their final end and the good of society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1936
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students 318 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Overbrook School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,170
Tuition Notes Pre-k is $6630 for half day with extended care offered for additional cost. Tuition assistance available and family discount.
Admissions Director Maria Acevedo
Admissions Associate Alice Yopp


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Forensics Speech and Debate Club, Drama Club, Chess Club, Lego Club, Scouts, Ambassadors, Altar Servers, National Junior Honor Society, Student Council, Band, Chorus, Science Olympiad Forensics Speech and Debate Club, Drama Club, Chess Club, Lego Club, Scouts, Ambassadors, Altar Servers, National Junior Honor Society, Student Council, Band, Chorus,
Science Olympiad,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Ensworth School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ensworth School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Westminster School for Young Children (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nashville
    Grades: K-12 | 1072 students
    0.3 miles
    211 Ensworth Place
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Nashville
    Westminster School for Young Children
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 289 students
    0.6 miles
    3900 West End Avenue
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Nashville
    Grades: 5-12 | 680 students
    1.7 miles
    3801 Hobbs Road
    Nashville, TN 37215
  • Nashville
    St. Ann School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 191 students
    1.7 miles
    5105 Charlotte Pike
    Nashville, TN 37209
  • Nashville
    Grades: K-8 | 472 students
    2.1 miles
    170 Windsor Drive
    Nashville, TN 37205

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 25, 2016
This is a very practical list of things you must do before you graduate. The items on this list will enhance your college applications.
January 08, 2016
Here are my picks for 'must have' web sites when it comes to finding out about private K-12 schools.
January 05, 2016
Many parents search for an answer to the question "How do I provide the kind of religious education I want for my child?" Religious education is a very personal, subjective matter. We explore some of your options.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Nashville, TN is $9,493 for elementary schools and $15,111 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).