Trinity Episcopal School

  • Creating Scholars, Nurturing Spirituality and Embracing Diversity in Charlotte`s Center City Trinity Episcopal School is the only K-8 independent school in Uptown Charlotte. Our passionate and innovative faculty are committed to creating scholars by redefining academic rigor using our workshop approach, inspiring a responsibility for students` own learning and promoting their curiosity in the classroom and the world around them.
  • As an urban school Trinity has the distinct advantage of an extended campus that includes Center City destinations as ImaginOn, Discovery Place and the Mint Museum. Our school community nurtures spirituality through the reason, acceptance and service found within the Episcopal tradition by proclaiming respectful appreciation for all human beings.
  • We embrace the richness of diversity by encouraging students to be socially-conscious and civically-engaged ambassadors of grace, honor and respect in the world.
  • We instill honor through high expectations for responsibility, respect, kindness and integrity, all found in our Honor Code.
  • The powerful combination of creating scholars, nurturing spirituality and embracing diversity enables us to inspire, develop and send forth the future leaders of tomorrow.
  • For more information, schedule a tour of our beautiful Uptown campus, attend an open house or visit www.TEScharlotte.org.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Other special emphasis association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedSome Learning Differences Support
Year Founded2000

Student Body

Total Students438 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Trinity Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$17,752
Tuition Notes2016-17 Tuition Rates: K-5 Tuition: $16,420 6-8 Tuition: $17,990Financial Aid – Trinity has a need-based financial aid program made possible, in part, by our Trinity Fund. All students (K-8) are eligible to apply for financial assistance.
% on Financial Aid
27%
Admissions DirectorJennifer Moore
Admissions AssociateAyeola Elias

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Mecklenburg Math Club, Odyssey of the Mind

Club or Organization:
Girls on the Run, Let Me Run

School Notes

  • Location: First Ward Garden District in Charlotte's Center City
  • Student/Teacher Ratio: 11:1, K-3 12:1, 4-5 18:1, 6-8
  • Faculty/Staff: 52 Faculty, 25 Administrative and Support
  • Ethnic/Racial Identification: African-American 11%, Asian/Pacific Islander .1%, Caucasian 73%, Latino/Hispanic 9%, Multi-Cultural 6%, Other .2%
  • Gender Identification: Boys 45%, Girls 55%
  • Accreditation: Southern Association of Independent Schools and Colleges
  • Religious Affiliation: Baptist 6%, Catholic 9%, Episcopalian 29%, Methodist 10%, Presbyterian 20%, Other 11%, Unspecified 14%
  • Operating Budget: $6.1M
  • Memberships: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development (ASCD), Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, Charlotte Area Independent Schools (CAIS), Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), Elementary School Research Collaborative (ESRC), National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES), National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), North Carolina Association of Independent Schools (NCAIS), North Carolina Middle School Association (NCMSA), National Middle School Association (NMSA), National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)

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