Walden School Corporation

4238 Westport Rd
Louisville, KY 40207-0402
Tel: (502)893-0433
Grades: K-12 | 240 students
In partnership with families, Walden School provides an educational environment- both academic and social- that fosters a lifelong enthusiasm for learning and challenges individual students to reach their full potential so they may flourish in a diverse and changing world.
The Walden community provides an atmosphere where academic, cultural, and religious differences are acknowledged, respected, and celebrated.
Walden, in partnership with families, assists students in acquiring knowledge, skills, and values needed to accept responsibility for their lives in a changing world.
These values will allow them to play an effective role in a multicultural society.
Walden fosters an educational environment in which academic and intellectual growth is complemented by a concern for moral, physical, and psychological growth.
Walden recognizes that there are differences in the rates and patterns of growth and development in each individual student.
Through small class size, a carefully planned and frequently reviewed college preparatory curriculum, and continuous professional excellence in the faculty, Walden provides guidance and assistance in all aspects of the student's school experience.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 240 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 13%
Students by Grade Walden School Corporation Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Trinity High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Trinity Parish School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Trinity Parish School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-8 | 754 students
    0.8 miles
    423 Cherrywood Road
    Louisville, KY 40207
  • Louisville
    Harvey Browne Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 220 students
    1 miles
    311 Browns Ln
    Louisville, KY 40207
  • Louisville
     Trinity High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1306 students
    1 miles
    4011 Shelbyville Road
    Louisville, KY 40207
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-8 | 672 students
    1.1 miles
    1395 Girard Dr
    Louisville, KY 40222
  • Louisville
    Christ Church School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 282 students
    1.3 miles
    4614 Brownsboro Rd
    Louisville, KY 40207

School Reviews

We have found Walden to be warm, nurturing environment that makes learning fun. My daughter went to a good school before Walden and did not like school, she LOVES Walden.
- Posted by Parent, 06/12/13

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