Tall Oaks Classical School

903 E. Basin Road
New Castle, DE 19720-0197
Tel: (302)738-3337
Grades: K-12 | 137 students
The mission of Tall Oaks Classical School is to assist parents in preparing their children to excel in every duty and calling God has for them throughout their lives by providing a Classical and Christ-centered curriculum designed to equip our graduates with the tools to acquire, process, express, and defend knowledge from a Biblical worldview.
Guided by the Word of God as our foundation, we will train Christian leaders who will righteously lead in their vocations, families and church.
Through these efforts, God will be glorified now and for generations to come.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Calvinist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Tall Oaks Classical School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama Club, Literature Club, Spanish Club Drama Club, Spanish Club, Literature Club,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Highland Mennonite School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Peter Catholic School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Peter Catholic School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Castle
    St Peter Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 177 students
    0.8 miles
    515 Harmony St
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • New Castle
    Grades: PK-8 | 111 students
    1.2 miles
    219 N Dupont Highway
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • New Castle
    Grades: PK-8 | 324 students
    1.5 miles
    801 N Dupont Hwy
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • New Castle
    New Castle KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2.6 miles
    327 Old State Rd.
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • New Castle
    Serviam Girls Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 5-8 | 35 students
    2.7 miles
    14 Halcyon Dr
    New Castle, DE 19720

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Tall Oaks is an amazing school! I am so impressed with the leadership and teachers at this school. They are focused on teaching these students to love the Lord and serve Him with every part of their lives.
- Posted by Parent, 04/20/15

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The average private school tuition in New Castle County, DE is $12,017 for elementary schools and $14,691 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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