The McGillis School

  • The McGillis School serves 427 students in grades Nursery/Preschool-8 and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) and the NWAIS (Northwest Association of Independent Schools.
  • The student:teacher of The McGillis School is 7:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
NWAIS (Northwest Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learning differences
Year Founded1990
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students427 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The McGillis School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,750
Tuition NotesMiddle School Tuition: 14180
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
54%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSallie Warmath
Admissions Associatecsherwood@mcgillisschool.org

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerVolleyball,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: NS-6 | 209 students
    2.3 miles
    2416 East 1700 South
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108
    (801)355-1555
    2.3 NS-6
    209
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: PK-9 | 152 students
    4.4 miles
    2965 East 3435 South
    Salt Lake City, UT 84109
    (801)466-4214
    4.4 PK-9
    152
  • South Jordan
    Grades: PK-12 | 287 students
    14.9 miles
    11100 S. Redwood Road
    South Jordan, UT 84095
    (801)254-3882
    14.9 PK-12
    287
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: PK-12 | 46 students
    5.5 miles
    547 W. 3900 So. Suite E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801)685-9648
    5.5 PK-12
    46
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: PK-8 | 354 students
    2.9 miles
    1452 E 2700 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84106
    (801)486-4895
    2.9 PK-8
    354

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The average private school tuition in Salt Lake City, UT is $8,346 for elementary schools and $10,082 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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