Woodland Presbyterian School

5.00 5 1 (7 reviews)
Tel: (901)685-0976
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  • What We Do | Mission We embrace academic excellence, spiritual development, social consciousness, community collaboration, and a positive self-concept.
  • Ideas We Live By | Core Operating Principles We provide a safe, nurturing, and Christ-centered learning environment.
  • We believe education as a collaborative effort among teachers, students, and their families.
  • We seek to prepare our students to be contributing and productive members of society.
  • We commit our community to the aim of seeing each child succeed to the greatest of his or her abilities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationPresbyterian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedyes, Gifted & support for learning difficulties
Year Founded1956

Student Body

Total Students348 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeWoodland Presbyterian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School Unifor Required in Grades K-8)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,658
Tuition NotesLittle Woodland (2 year old) 7500 Full-time Pre-Kindergarten $6706 (part) /10439 (full) Junior Kindergarten $10439/full-time Senior Kindergarten $10972 Grades 1 - 5 $11898 Grade 6 $12356 Grade 7 - 8 $12856
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorTim Tatum
Admissions AssociatePatty Hudson

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBallet, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBalletBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
and Stock Market Game, Creative Art, Fitness, Music, Rocketry Challenge, Tech Art

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, class performances, drama performance, percussion, wind

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Socce

School Notes

  • How We Do It
  • Educational Philosophy Woodland values the importance of balancing the many aspects of a child`s life and chooses experiences intended to foster the individual growth of the intellectual, spiritual, creative, physical, social, and emotional roots.
    • Woodland grows the potential of each child through differentiated instruction, small class sizes, and a challenging, yet supportive educational curriculum.
    • Woodland`s dedicated faculty believes in building a strong partnership with the child`s family and school community to facilitate continuous growth.
    • Woodland:
    • individualizes and differentiates teaching and learning
    • celebrates the potential in every student, in and out of the classroom
    • develops spiritual growth encourages social relationships
    • recognizes student successes and failures as growth opportunities 
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (7 reviews)
5  2/6/2017
My children have attended WPS since pre kindergarten and have thrived. Their teachers have consistently proven their commitment to providing an optimal environment for learning and character development. I continue to be pleased with how my children are cared for and challenged.
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5  12/7/2016
Everything and everybody at Woodland is amazing! We have been there for 6 years and our kids love it! The teachers are dedicated and caring and really love to teach. The entire staff provides individualized attention and care by getting to know each child and showing interest in their well being. Woodland is a nurturing environment where our kids continue to flourish. And our head master, Adam Moore, is the best. He is involved in all of the day to day aspects of the school and we love his leadership and enthusiasm.
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5  11/25/2016
My children have been at Woodland for 5 years now and I am continually impressed with the quality of the teachers and staff. It is obvious that they truly care about their students and their students success both in and out of the classroom. I am so thankful that my children can be a part of the Woodland Community.
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5  11/25/2016
Woodland has been and still is an excellent choice for our family! There is a tremendous focus on developing the WHOLE child academically, socially and spiritually. The curriculum is designed to reach every student with special attention to individualized instruction, personal responsibility and independence. Opportunities to nurture extracurricular talents are also available through their diverse sports and creative arts programs. We are confident that when the time comes to transition to high school, our daughter will be thoroughly prepared and successful.
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5  11/25/2016
We are very pleased with choosing Woodland for our children. It is a small close-knit school where children's individual growth is fostered. Woodland truly helps our boys grow academically and socially each year.
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5  7/24/2015
Great School, great community of people that really care about a students individual growth.
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5  7/24/2015
Woodland has been the best choice for my kids! I am thrilled with their academic and social growth each year! I love the small family atmosphere of the school! It is definitely worth taking a look at!
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