St. George's Independent School

Tel: (901)261-2300
Grades: PK-12 | 403 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 Episcopal Schools (NAES)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 403 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. George's Independent School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,980
Tuition Notes Pre-K starts at 12,615


Total Sports Offered 20 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Fencing, Football, Golf, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Phoenix School For Creative Learning (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. George's Independent Schools Foundation (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Germantown
    Grades: K-6 | 386 students
    0.1 miles
    8250 Dogwood Rd
    Germantown, TN 38139
  • Germantown
    Grades: PK-8 | 215 students
    0.3 miles
    8151 Poplar
    Germantown, TN 38138
  • Germantown
    The Bodine School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-8 | 83 students
    0.5 miles
    2432 Yester Oaks Dr
    Germantown, TN 38139
  • Germantown
    Memphis Oral School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    Grades: NS-PK | 27 students
    0.8 miles
    7901 Poplar Avenue
    Germantown, TN 38138
  • Germantown
    Farmington Presbyterian Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 115 students
    0.8 miles
    8245 Farmington Blvd
    Germantown, TN 38139

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