St. Stephens Episcopal School

6500 Saint Stephens Dr
Austin, TX 78746-0512
Tel: (512)327-1213
Grades: 6-12 | 685 students
St. Stephen Episcopal School, a coeducational boarding-and-day school of the Diocese of Texas, is a caring, diverse community, inclusive of all faiths and grounded in the Christian tradition, which nurtures moral growth and values the potential and dignity of every human being.
We challenge motivated students to live intelligently, creatively, and humanely as contributing members of society.
We develop the whole person by providing rigorous academic preparation, stimulating physical activities, and rich opportunities in the fine arts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 685 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade St. Stephens Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 25
Tuition Notes Domestic Boarding - 48525 International Boarding - 50235 Day - 22110
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Lawrence Sampleton
Admissions Associate Allison Center

School Notes

  • St. Stephen’s is a seven-year college preparatory school within the Episcopal Diocese ofTexas. It is a coeducational boarding/day community with a 2014-2015 enrollment of 688 students, of whom 175 are boarding students in grades 8-12 and 513 are day students in grades 6-12. The school draws boarding students from across Texas, 7 states and 16 countries.The Upper School student population is 29% students of color, and an additional 15% are international students; 16% of the students receive need-based financial assistance. The faculty and academic administration includes 71 full-time and 5 part-time teachers, of whom 50 hold advanced degrees. The student-teacher ratio is 8:1, and the average class size is 17. 

Profile last updated: 08/05/2015

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