St. George's Independent School - Memphis

3749 Kimball Ave,
Memphis, TN, 38111
     Tel: (901)261-3920
Grades: K - 6 | 121 students
St. George's Independent School, a coeducational school with campuses in Memphis, Germantown, and Collierville, Tennessee.
We hope that browsing our site will give you a glimpse of what makes a St. George's education truly unique.
Founded in 1959 by parishioners of St. George's Episcopal Church, we began as a small, coeducational, independent day school.
In the mid-1990's we embarked on a capital campaign to open two new, separately incorporated schools a new middle/upper school in Collierville and a second elementary school in Memphis.
Today all three campuses share the same mission of being schools of excellence that prepare students for a life of learning and meaningful contribution through dedication to high academic achievement and the development of moral character reinforced by Judeo-Christian values.
Our philosophy is student-centered.
Rigorous academics are balanced by the recognition that students may excel and learn in many areas, whether in the classroom, on the athletic field, in the art studio, or on the stage.
"Balance" is a word used frequently at St. George's because it recalls for us the need to nurture students' bodies and souls, as well as their minds.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 121 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St. George

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Word Of Faith Christian Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Word Of Faith Christian Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Word Of Faith Christian Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • MemphisWord Of Faith Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    3528 Sharpe Ave
    MemphisTN38111
    (901)744-4061
      (Christian)
    0.6 mi | 125 students | Gr. PK-11                      
  • MemphisElliston Baptist Academy
      (Baptist)
    4179 Elliston Rd
    MemphisTN38111
    (901)743-4250
      (Baptist)
    1 mi | 83 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MemphisHarding Academy Of Memphis
      (Church of Christ)
    1100 Cherry Rd
    MemphisTN38117
    (901)683-2440
      (Church of Christ)
    1.4 mi | 1273 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MemphisSt. Anne Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    670 South Highland St
    MemphisTN38111
    (901)323-1344
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 140 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MemphisSt. Luke's Day School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    480 S Highland St
    MemphisTN38111
    (901)324-8271
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    1.8 mi | 53 students | Gr. K                      

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