Old Orchard School

  • Small School. Big Education. Old Orchard is a Jr.K-8 independent school providing a warm, friendly educational community, challenging and engaging academics, award-winning STEAM and Language Arts programs and daily Spanish classes balanced with vibrant visual and performing arts programs.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students161 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Old Orchard School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 7 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$23,920
Tuition NotesJK Half Day $11,700 JK Full Day $19,510 Kindergarten $21,210 Grades 1-8 $22,780
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$12,000
Admissions DirectorTracie Tunnell


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars

Club or Organization:
3D Printing, App Design, Chess, Cooking Club, Robotics, Yoga Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Claymation, Creative Writing, Drama, Improv, Music class

School Notes

  • Old Orchard is the small schol that delivers a big education. We ask a lot of our students. Academic subjects are accelerated, but never rushed. We emphasize comprehension and critical thinking, asking our students to work toward thoughtful solutions to challenging questions. Digital, visual and performing arts programs offer balance, providing students with creative outlets that also strengthen their academic work. From Jr. Kindergarten through 8th Grade, our faculty and staff have the time to work closely with individual students, whether it be guiding them through tough math problems or coaching them through life lessons.

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