Ensworth School

211 Ensworth Place
Nashville, TN 37205-0372
Tel: (615)250-8916
Grades: K-12 | 1072 students
The Ensworth School is a pre-first through twelfth grade, coeducational independent school.
The School promotes academic excellence and inspires students to be intellectually curious, to use their talents to the fullest, to be people of integrity, and to be contributors to society.
Students are encouraged to pursue intellectual challenges; think logically and critically; communicate clearly; be creative; be physically fit; develop good organizational and study skills; be conscientious and consistent in their studies; learn to set and achieve goals; develop confidence through individual effort; work effectively with others; be responsible; be respectful; be honest; and be good citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 1072 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Ensworth School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 153 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 21 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,000
Tuition Notes Financial aid is need-based. Please call our office to request financial aid information
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $17,000
Admissions Director Rebekah Capps (P1-8) and Ann West (9-12)


Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Climbing, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBalletBaseball,
Cross CountryDance,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRock Climbing,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Harpeth Hall School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Overbrook School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Overbrook School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nashville
     Overbrook School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 318 students
    0.3 miles
    4210 Harding Pike
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Nashville
    Westminster School for Young Children
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 96 students
    0.6 miles
    3900 West End Avenue
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Nashville
    Grades: 5-12 | 680 students
    1.5 miles
    3801 Hobbs Road
    Nashville, TN 37215
  • Nashville
    Linden Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 181 students
    1.8 miles
    3201 Hillsboro Pike
    Nashville, TN 37215
  • Nashville
    St. Ann School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 191 students
    1.9 miles
    5105 Charlotte Pike
    Nashville, TN 37209

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