St. Andrew's-Sewanee School

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)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1868

Student Body

Total Students247 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeSt. Andrew's-Sewanee School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
58%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvance Chemistry, Advanced Biology, Advanced Physics, Calculus, Qualified students take courses for credit at the University of the South
Average SAT score1300
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$17,950
Tuition NotesPlease contact us for Middle School and Upper School boarding tuition and for information about financial aid and merit scholarships.
% on Financial Aid
50%
Average Financial Aid Grant$16,347
Acceptance Rate
83%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLaura Clay
Admissions AssociateClaire Forbes
Endowment Size11.5 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
ClimbingCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Anime Club, Art Club for Charity, Athletic Training, Barbell Club, Boy Scouts, Christian Athletes, Climbing, Cum Laude Society, Cycling Club, ECO-SAS, Global Outreach, International Club, Landscape Painting, Math Club, Mind*Body*Exercise, Music, Outdoor Adventure, Proctors, SAS Ambassadors, Strength & Conditioning, Theatre, Videography, Write Club, Yearbook Anime Club, Barbell Club, Boy Scouts, Climbing, Cycling Club, ECO-SAS, Math Club, Music, Proctors, Theatre, Videography, Write Club, Yearbook, Art Club for Charity,
Athletic Training,
Christian Athletes,
Cum Laude Society,
Global Outreach,
International Club,
Landscape Painting,
Mind*Body*Exercise,
Outdoor Adventure,
SAS Ambassadors,
Strength & Conditioning,

School Notes

  • Explore a beautifully wooded and historic 550-acre campus high atop the Cumberland Plateau.
  • Cultivate all your interests with opportunities for active participation in sports, music, literature, science, worship, and an award-winning arts program.
  • Participate in Adventure Education, Outdoor Adventure, the mountain biking team, or the climbing club to take full advantage of the outdoor recreation opportunities in the region.
  • Nurture your competitive spirit through friendly "house cup" competitions.
  • Explore your interests through afternoon programs, clubs, and Winterim.
  • Capitalize on access to the facilities of the nearby University of the South, including the option to take college courses for free and for credit.
  • Enjoy a close-knit, caring and accepting community.
  • Get to know classmates from across the country and around the world.
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