Harpeth Hall School

3801 Hobbs Road
Nashville, TN 37215-0372
     Tel: (615)297-9543
Grades: 5 - 12 | 680 students
item which has been noted, verified.
At our college preparatory school for girls in grades 5-12, our sole focus is on educating girls and young women.
item which has been noted, verified.
Not only does research tell us, but we know from first-hand experience, that girls learn more effectively in a single-gender environment.
item which has been noted, verified.
That is why every thing we do, from our teaching strategies to our facilities, is designed around how girls learn and succeed.
item which has been noted, verified.
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.
item which has been noted, verified.
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 13%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Harpeth Hall School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
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 2014-2015 is $23,595 Upper School tuition is $24,520
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,063
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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NashvilleSt. Paul Christian Academy
    5035 Hillsboro Road
    NashvilleTN 37215
    0.9 mi | 400 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • NashvilleThe Covenant School
    33 Burton Hills Blvd
    NashvilleTN 37215
    1.1 mi | 155 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • NashvilleMontgomery Bell Academy
    4001 Harding Road
    NashvilleTN 37205
    1.3 mi | 716 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • NashvilleHarding Academy
    170 Windsor Drive
    NashvilleTN 37205
    1.4 mi | 472 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • NashvilleEnsworth School
    211 Ensworth Place
    NashvilleTN 37205
    1.5 mi | 1072 students | Gr. K-12                      

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?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
What About a Foreign Language School?
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Making the Financial Aid Process Work for You
Do you need financial aid? Not sure? Confused by how financial aid works? Here are some answers.
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
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)

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Nashville, TN is $9,471 for elementary schools and $15,111 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).