St. George's Independent School is a co-educational school of excellence preparing students for a life of learning and meaningful contribution through dedication to high academic achievement and the development of moral character reinforced by judeo Christian values.
Our philosophy is student-centered.  High academic standards are balanced by the recognition that students may excel and learn in many areas, whether in the classroom, on the athletic field, in the art studio, or on the stage.
Our educational approach is holistic; we nurture students' bodies and souls, as well as their minds.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 1,110 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,650
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. George's Independent School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1959

Student Body

Total Students
1,110 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
St. George's Independent School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
138 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
20 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1357
Average ACT score
30
Matriculation DataMatric. Data

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
PK-12th range: $10,485-$22,650
Admissions Director
Will Bladt
Admissions Associate
Holly Labarreare

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School Notes

  • St. George's Independent School is a co-educational school of excellence preparing students for a life of learning and meaningful contribution through dedication to high academic achievement and the development of moral character reinforced by judeo Christian values.
  • Our philosophy is student-centered.
  • High academic standards are balanced by the recognition that students may excel and learn in many areas, whether in the classroom, on the athletic field, in the art studio, or on the stage.
  • Our educational approach is holistic; we nurture students' bodies and souls, as well as their minds.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 1,110 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,650
  • 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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