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Westminster Academy is a JK-12 classical Christian independent school located in Memphis, TN. It is one of more than 200 private schools across the nation implementing this purposeful, powerful and proven method of education that inspires students to become thoughtful, disciplined and engaged learners who are encouraged to love God and to be captivated by His created world.This Christ-centered program emphasizes classical methodology - Socratic teaching requiring students to understand concepts and grasp information by exercising their own reasoning skills.
Formal Logic, Rhetoric and Latin teach the skills of sound reasoning, disciplined investigation and persuasive communication.
This private education is for parents who are passionate about what their children learn and how they learn it.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 418 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Westminster Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1996

Student Body

Total Students
418 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Westminster Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
15 students
Average SAT score
1370
Average ACT score
30
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Lands End)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Elizabeth S. Perkins
Admissions Associate
Liz Kinney

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Field Day Committee, His Hands and Feet (Community Service Society), Mock Trial Team, Newspaper, Science Olympiad, Student Ambassadors, Wordsmith, Yearbook, Youth in Government

Arts and Music Programs:
Ballet (K & 1st), Drama Club, Orchestra, Select Choir, Strings Program, The Artists Guild

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Gymnastics

School Notes

  • Westminster Academy`s admission process seeks to identify families who share our passion for the classical Christian pedagogy and students who will thrive in our educational model. If you are considering applying to Westminster Academy, we strongly recommend that you take the time to carefully review the information included on our website and consider some of the additional readings suggested on our resource page.The best way to see if your goals for your children`s education match that of our aspirations for your children, arrange a time to visit and tour the school.  Call us at (901)380-9192 to do so.  

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 418 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Memphis, TN is $11,441 for elementary schools and $13,185 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Memphis, TN is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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