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Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic School Photo #1 - Voted Best in Germantown 5 Years in a Row!
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School is a place where children can learn, aspire and achieve.
Based on the teachings of the Roman Catholic faith and the legacy of our Lady, we offer a unique educational experience to children that encourages academic excellence, spiritual growth, and life success.
OLPH serves children ages one-year-old through 8th Grade in a coeducational setting that works to address the needs of the whole child.
From a rigorous academic program to formation based on the teachings of Jesus Christ, our faculty and staff will support parents in this life-long journey of education for children.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 227 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,400
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1996

Student Body

Total Students
227 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform required)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates depend on age and grade level.
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Cristy Sneed
Admissions Associate
Elise Rodriguez

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Beta Club, Chess Club, Choir, Forensics Club, School Newspaper, Service Projects, Student Council

School Notes

  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School offers a unique educational experience that teaches children the values of the Roman Catholic faith through instruction, example, and prayer. Our faith-based curriculum combines academic and spiritual learning in safe, stimulating spaces that encourage student success. Our goal is to develop caring citizens who value education, appreciate that arts, lead their peers, and serve God`s people.Our school is located in the heart of Germantown on Poplar Avenue at Kimbrough Road. The school office is located on the north side of the building facing Poplar Avenue, and the hours are 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.
  • School Hours:
  • 1 and 2-year-old program 8:30 am to 2:30 pm
  • 3 and 4-year-old program 8:00 am to 2:45 pm
  • Kindergarten through 8th Grade 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Extended Care for all ages begins at 7:00 am and ends at 6:00 pm
  • Welcome Letter
  • Dear Prospective Family,
  • We are so excited that you are learning more about the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School application process for next school year! You will be joining a more than 20-year tradition of faith, service, and academic excellence. The OLPH Parish family has created a wonderful small school environment that is able to meet the needs of our learners and provide enriching experiences.
  • I hope that you will soon see that the students, parents, and faculty of OLPH are a very close-knit group operating with a lot of open communication. This communication among the teachers, parents, and principal is the key to a successful experience for your child. We are here to support you as the first educator of your child as we lead him or her to grow into the person God has designed.
  • Education is more than the academic experience that your child receives. It encompasses spiritual, emotional, and social growth as well. It is our goal that your child receives a well- rounded experience in a safe and loving environment so that he or she can grow in all of these areas.
  • May God bless you!
  • Sincerely,
  • Cristy Sneed, Principal and Fr. Mathew, Parochial Administrator

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 227 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,400
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Shelby County, TN is $11,404 for elementary schools and $13,469 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Shelby County, TN is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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