Halls of Learning

An overview of schools in the Memphis area.



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INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS IN MEMPHIS AND THE REGION

compiled by Margie Sims

In addition to city/county public school systems, there are a host of independent schools that provide parents with a range of educational choices.  

 

Bornblum Solomon Schechter School (est. 1989)

6641 Humphreys Boulevard • 747-2665
bsssmemphis.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 1-8
Tuition: $12,950-$13,300
Enrollment: 100 students
Religious affiliation: Jewish

Briarcrest Christian Schools (est. 1973)

6000 Briarcrest • 765-4600
briarcrest.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 2 yrs.-grade 5
Tuition: $5,295-$13,395
Enrollment: 1,670
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
76 S. Houston Levee Road, Eads • 751-6400
Grades: preK-12

Central Day School (est. 1995)

2005 Winchester Boulevard, Collierville • 255-8134
centraldayschool.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: preschool-grade 8
Tuition: $6,900-$7,500
Enrollment: 250
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Christ Methodist Day School (est. 1958)

411 S. Grove Park • 683-6873
cmdsmemphis.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: preK-6
Tuition: $4,400-$10,600
Enrollment: 350
Religious affiliation: Christian

Christ the King Lutheran School (est. 1960)

5296 Park Avenue • 682-8405
ctkschools.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 18 mos.-grade 8
Tuition: $6,300-$7,800
Enrollment: 265
Religious affiliation: Lutheran
Special Ed classes: Plus, Discoveries

Christ the Rock Christian Academy (est. 1993)

8800 Winchester Road • 751-7122
ctracademy.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K3-grade 8
Tuition: $5,220
Enrollment: 175
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Christian Brothers High School (est. 1871)

5900 Walnut Grove • 261-4900
cbhs.org
Student body: male
Grades: 9-12
Tuition: $9,900
Enrollment: 870
Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Collegiate School of Memphis (est. 2008)

3353 Faxon Avenue • 591-8200
collegiatememphis.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 6-12
Tuition: $10,000
Enrollment: 275
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Evangelical Christian School – Main Campus (est. 1964)

7600 Macon Road • 754-7217
ecseagles.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: Jr. K-12
Tuition: $5,830-$13,650
Enrollment: 1,000
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
ECS at Forest Hill
1920 Forest Hill-Irene • 754-4420
Grades: Jr. K-5
ECS at Ridge Lake
735 Ridge Lake Boulevard • 683-9013
Grades: Jr. K-5

Evergreen Montessori (est. 2003)

751 N. Trezevant Street • 324-4159
evergreen-montessori.org
Student body: Co-ed
Grades: 14 mos.-grade 8
Tuition: $5,500-$8,600
Enrollment: 75
Religious affiliation: Nonsectarian

Fayette Academy (est. 1965)

P.O. Box 130, Somerville • 465-3241
fayetteacademy.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: pre-K-grade 12
Tuition: $6,000
Enrollment: 760
Religious affiliation: nondenominational

First Assembly Christian School (est. 1972)

8650 Walnut Grove Road • 458-5543
facsmemphis.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: Jr. K-grade 12
Tuition: $4,383-$8,596 (resource extra)  
Enrollment: 775
Religious affiliation: interdenominational Christian

Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal School (est. 1947)

246 S. Belvedere • 278-0200
gslschool.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 2yrs-grade 8
Tuition: $6,800-$13,750
Enrollment: 540
Religious affiliation: Episcopal

Harding Academy of Memphis (est. 1972)

1100 Cherry Road • 767-4494
hardinglions.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 18 mos.-EC3-grade 12
Tuition: $4,195-$11,195
Enrollment: 1,200
Religious affiliation: Church of Christ
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
Harding Academy Cordova campus  
8350 & 8360 Macon Road (38018)
Grades 18 mos.-grade 6 • 767-4494
Harding Academy White Station campus
1106 Colonial (38117) • 767-2093
Grades: jr. K-grade 6

Hutchison School (est. 1902)

1740 Ridgeway (38119) • 761-2220
hutchisonschool.org
Student body: female
Grades: preK-grade 12
Tuition: $5,689-$18,607
Enrollment: 890
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Immanuel Lutheran School (est. 1947)

6319 Raleigh-LaGrange (38134) • 388-0205
ilsmemphis.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: preK-grade 8
Tuition: $3,700-$6,200
Enrollment: 225
Religious affiliation: Lutheran

Lamplighter Montessori School (est. 1967)

8563 Fay Rd. (38018) • 751-2000
lamplighterschool.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 18 mos.-grade 8
Tuition: $9,150-$13,400
Enrollment: 120
Religious affiliation: nonsectarian

Lausanne Collegiate School (est. 1926)

1381 W. Massey (38120) • 474-1000
lausanneschool.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: preK-grade 12
Tuition: $12,500-$18,200
Enrollment: 810
Religious affiliation: nonsectarian

Macon Road Baptist School (est. 1973)

1082 Berclair (38122) • 682-5420
maconroadbaptist.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K4-grade 12
Tuition: $2,800-$5,100
Enrollment: 265
Religious affiliation: Baptist
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
Macon Road Baptist School East
11015 Highway 64, Arlington (38002) • 867-8161
Grades: K-grade 12
Enrollment: 400
Tuition: $5,400-$6,100
Lakeland Campus
9182 Highway 64, Lakeland (38002) • 937-0766
Grades: K3-K4
Enrollment: 70
Tuition: $5,900-$7,375  
Oakland Campus
3540 Tomlin Rd, Oakland (38060) • 465-3329
Grades: K3-K5
Enrollment: 45
Tuition: $5,200-$6,400 

Margolin Hebrew Academy - Feinstone Yeshiva of the South (est. 1948)

390 S. White Station Road (38117) • 682-2400
mhafyos.org
Student body: Co-ed (preK-8), female (9-12), male (9-12)
Grades: preK-12th
Tuition: $6,555-$16,900
Enrollment: 210
Religious affiliation: Jewish

***Maria Montessori School (est. 1986)

740 Harbor Bend Road (38103) • 527-3444
mariamontessorischool.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: 18 mos.-grade 8
Tuition: $7,000-$9,200 (as of press time)
Enrollment: 127  
Religious affiliation: none

Marshall Academy (est. 1965)

100 Academy Dr., Holly Springs, MS (38635) • (662) 252-3449
marshallacademy.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K3-grade 12
Tuition: $5,200-$5,650
Enrollment: 250
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Memphis Junior Academy (est. 1910)

50 N. Mendenhall (38117) • 683-1061
memphisjunioracademy.com  
Student body: co-ed
Grades: PpeK-grade 10
Tuition: $3,080-$8,400  
Enrollment: 65
Religious affiliation: Seventh Day Adventist

Memphis University School (est. 1893)

6191 Park (38119) • 260-1300
musowls.org
Student body: male  
Grades: 7-12
Tuition: $19,000
Enrollment: 660
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

New Hope Christian Academy (est. 1996)

3000 University Street (38127) • 358-3183
newhopememphis.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: jr.K-grade 6
Tuition: sliding scale based on parent income
Enrollment: 433
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Presbyterian Day School (est. 1949)

4025 Poplar Avenue (38111) • 842-4600
pdsmemphis.org
Student body: male  
Grades: preK-grade 6
Tuition: $9,030-$17,140
Enrollment: 645
Religious affiliation: Presbyterian

Rossville Christian Academy (est. 1969)

280 High Street, Rossville (38066) • 853-0200
rossvillechristian.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K4-grade 12
Tuition: $5,395-$5,679
Enrollment: 285
Religious affiliation: interdenominational Christian

St. Agnes Academy/St. Dominic School (est. 1851)

4830 Walnut Grove Road (38117) • 767-1356
Student body: St. Agnes, female; St. Dominic, male
Grades: preK-12 (girls); preK-8 (boys)
Tuition: $7,345-$14,105
Enrollment: 910 (combined)

St. George’s Independent School, Germantown Campus (est. 1959)

8250 Poplar (38138) • 261-2300
sgis.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K3-grade 5
Tuition: $5,427-$15,440
Enrollment: 380
Religious affiliation: Judeo-Christian
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
Memphis Campus
3749 Kimball Avenue (38111) • 261-3920
Grades: K3-grade 5
Tuition: $5,427-$15,440
Enrollment: 140
Collierville Campus
1880 Wolf River Boulevard (38017) • 457-2000
Grades: 6-12
Tuition: $17,171
Enrollment: 680

St. Mary’s Episcopal School (est. 1847)

60 Perkins Extended (38117) • 537-1405
stmarysschool.org
Student body: female
Grades: 2 yrs-grade 12
Tuition: $5,100-$18,100
Enrollment: 860
Religious affiliation: Episcopal

SBEC (Southern Baptist Educational Center) (est. 1972)

7400 Getwell, Southaven, MS (38672) • (662) 349-3096
sbectrojans.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K3-12
Tuition: $4,075-$8,695
Enrollment: 1,030
Religious affiliation: Christian

Tipton-Rosemark Academy (est. 1965)

8696 Rosemark, Millington (38053) • 829-4221
tiptonrosemarkacademy.net
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K3-12
Tuition: $4,223-$7,730
Enrollment: 650
Religious affiliation: nondenominational Christian

Westminster Academy (est. 1996)

2500 Ridgeway Road (38119) • 380-9192
wamemphis.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: K-grade 12
Tuition: $6,425-$10,990
Enrollment: 340
Religious affiliation: reformed Christian

West Memphis Christian School (est. 1970)

1600 N. Missouri St., West Memphis, AR (72301) • (870) 400-4000
Elementary school • (870) 735-0642
wmcs.com
Student body: co-ed
Grades: preK-grade 6
Tuition: $5,527-$7,031
Enrollment: 120
Religious affiliation: Christian
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:
Jr. and Sr. High School
1101 N. Missouri Street
Grades: 7-12
Tuition: $7,771-$8,351
Enrollment: 132

Woodland Presbyterian School

(est. 1952)
5217 Park (38119) • 685-0976
woodlandschool.org
Student body: co-ed
Grades: preK-grade 8
Tuition: $5,900-$11,150
Enrollment: 370
Religious affiliation: Presbyterian

 

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