Harpeth Hall School

3801 Hobbs Road,
Nashville, TN, 37215-0372
Tel: (615)297-9543
Grades: 5 - 12 | 659 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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12
Year Founded 1951

Student Body

Total Students 659 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Harpeth Hall School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 7 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $22,770
Tuition Notes Middle School tuition for 2012-13 is $21,910 Upper School tuition is $22,770
% on Financial Aid 17%
Average Financial Aid Grant $11,480
Admissions Director Dianne Wild
Admissions Associate Maryanna Phipps

Nearby 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 St. Paul Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    5035 Hillsboro Road
    Nashville , TN , 37215
    (615)269-4751
    (Christian)
    0.9  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Nashville
    The Covenant School
    (Presbyterian)
    33 Burton Hills Blvd
    Nashville , TN , 37215
    (615)467-2313
    (Presbyterian)
    1.1  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Nashville
    Montgomery Bell Academy
    All-boys 
    4001 Harding Road
    Nashville , TN , 37205
    (615)298-5514
    All-boys 
    1.3  mi  |  716  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Nashville
    Harding Academy
    170 Windsor Drive
    Nashville , TN , 37205
    (615)356-5510
    1.4  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Nashville
    Ensworth School
    211 Ensworth Place
    Nashville , TN , 37205
    (615)250-8916
    1.5  mi  |  1072  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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