Maclay School

3737 N Meridian Rd,
Tallahassee, FL, 32312-0323
Tel: (850)893-2138
Grades: PK - 12 | 847 students
Maclay School is an independent, non-sectarian college preparatory school dedicated to providing a liberal arts education, enabling each student to develop inherent ability to the fullest extent with a balance of discipline and freedom.
Maclay School supports its students in fulfilling their potential academically, emotionally, physically, and artistically.
Its purpose is to establish and maintain a curriculum designed to teach creatively the liberal arts; to create a civilized community of learning guided by a dedicated faculty of superior qualifications; to provide patient and understanding ways to challenge each student; to engender by teaching and example self-discipline, hard work, integrity, and persistence at school and at home; to stimulate each student to inquire, learn, recognize obligations, develop self-respect, and understand others; to build a meaningful spirit among students, parents, faculty, and community by faithful fulfillment of the Maclay School mission and philosophy; and to prepare well-balanced students able to meet the future challenges of higher education, service to others, and life, with wisdom and fortitude.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 847 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Maclay School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rose Speech & Academic/rose Private School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rose Speech & Academic/rose Private School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is North Florida Christian School (2.5 miles away)
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  • Tallahassee Rose Speech & Academic/rose Private School
    1268b Timberlane Road
    Tallahassee , FL , 32312
    (850)893-8743
    1.2  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  1-11
  • Tallahassee
    North Florida Christian School
    (Baptist)
    3000 N Meridian Road
    Tallahassee , FL , 32312
    (850)386-6327
    (Baptist)
    2.5  mi  |  832  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Tallahassee
    Annsworth Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2919 Kerry Forest Parkway
    Tallahassee , FL , 32309
    (850)668-9072
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3.3  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Tallahassee
    Epiphany Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    8300 Deerlake Road West
    Tallahassee , FL , 32312
    (850)385-9822
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    3.3  mi  |  81  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tallahassee
    Community Christian School
    (Christian)
    4859 Kerry Forest Pkwy
    Tallahassee , FL , 32309
    (850)893-6628
    (Christian)
    3.4  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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