Lausanne Collegiate School

1381 W Massey Rd,
Memphis, TN, 38120-0381
     Tel: (901)474-1000
Grades: PK - 12 | 861 students
Lausanne Collegiate School is the only independent International Baccalaureate School in the state of Tennessee and the only PK-3 through 12th grade IB World School in Memphis.
Lausanne offers an innovative, student-centered, college-preparatory and global education for boys and girls in grades PK-3 through 12th grade.
Lausanne's student body represents 57 different countries and a wide variety of opinions, thoughts and backgrounds. The curriculum is designed vertically to give every student a chance for success in the IB programme and beyond.
Each year 100% of Lausanne graduates receive acceptance to 4-year accredited colleges and universities.
For example, the 71-member class of 2013 matriculated to 53 different colleges and universities and received over $11.8 million in scholarships.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1926

Student Body

Total Students 861 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 47%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Pre-K $12,500 JrK-SrK $14,400 Grades 1-4 $16,200 Grades 5-12 $18,200
Admissions Director Laura Trott
Admissions Associate Courtney Spring

School Notes:

Lausanne’s Mission: To prepare each of its students for college and for life in a global environment. Lausanne's core values expressed in The Lausanne Way create a mission-appropriate environment for teaching and learning.

The Lausanne Way

We create a joyful and challenging learning process.
We encourage continual self-reflection.
We provide opportunities to succeed.
We embrace global mindedness.
We forge meaningful relationships.
We build character through service to others.
We empower individuals to seek their own journeys.

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Memphis University School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Israel Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Temple Israel Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
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    MemphisTN38120
    (901)937-2784
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    (901)765-4600
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  • MemphisMemphis University School
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    6191 Park Avenue
    MemphisTN38119
    (901)260-1300
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