The Tatnall School

1501 Barley Mill Road,
Wilmington, DE, 19807
Tel: (302)998-2292
Grades: PK - 12 | 635 students
The Tatnall School is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school situated on a pastoral 110-acre campus in Greenville, Delaware, near Wilmington.
Tatnall is composed of four academic divisions that enroll students from age 3 through Grade 12.
Tatnall provides students with an excellent college preparatory education within a family atmosphere.
Our motto, Omnia in Caritate (All Things in Love), aptly describes our teachers, coaches, parent volunteers, administration and staff.
We are committed to maintaining a learning environment in which each student feels supported, challenged and recognized.
Tatnall's Mission Statement makes our goal clear: "A Tatnall graduate is prepared to succeed as a college or university student and to assume the important role of a responsible member of society in all its diversity." At Tatnall, students are encouraged to nurture their intellectual curiosity, explore their talents and serve their communities.
Our liberal arts tradition ensures development of mind, body and spirit through a balanced program of academics, athletics and the arts.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Delaware Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1930

Student Body

Total Students 635 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Tatnall School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 23 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(No jeans/t-shirts.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 4
% on Financial Aid 21%
Admissions Director Eric Peters
Admissions Associate Catherine Edge

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tower Hill School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Catherine Of Siena School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Horizons Family Solutions (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wilmington St. Catherine Of Siena School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2501 Centerville Rd
    Wilmington , DE , 19808
    (302)633-4901
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5  mi  |  242  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Wilmington
    Bright Horizons Family Solutions
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1401 Faulkland Road
    Wilmington , DE , 19805
    (302)633-1600
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Wilmington
    Tower Hill School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2813 W 17th Street
    Wilmington , DE , 19806
    (302)575-0550
    Special Program Emphasis
    2.2  mi  |  749  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Hockessin Sanford School    
    6900 Lancaster Pike
    Hockessin , DE , 19707
    (302)239-5263
    2.3  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Hockessin
    Towle Institute
    (Christian)
    Po Box 580
    Hockessin , DE , 19707
    (302)234-4442
    (Christian)
    2.3  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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