St. Stephens Episcopal School

  • 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.

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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 AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students672 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 39%
Students by GradeSt. Stephens Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 25 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$57,840
Tuition NotesDomestic Boarding - 57840 International Boarding - 60390 Day - 22110
% on Financial Aid
12%
Acceptance Rate
50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLawrence Sampleton
Admissions AssociateAllison Center

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Climbing, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
ClimbingCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
Mountain BikingRock Climbing,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

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. 
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    143.5 miles
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