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  • 501

    students (grade PreK–8)
  • 18

    class size average
  • 68%

    of teaching faculty hold advanced degrees
TECHNOLOGY
  • 175 Mbps Internet bandwidth
  • One-to-one laptop program grades 4 through 8.  Students take home MacBook Airs in grades 6 through 8.
  • One-to-one iPad program grades K through 3.
  • Google Apps accounts for grades 3 through 8
  • eBooks for all middle school textbooks
  • SmartBoard and projector in every classroom
  • 3D Printers
  • Lego Robotics

COMMUNITY SERVICE
  • 2 to 3 all-school initiatives each year (e.g. Second Harvest, Soles for Souls, and Rally Foundation)
  • middle school service days each trimester- Second Harvest, Warner Parks, Radnor Lake
  • individual grade-level initiatives—K—Humane Society; first—Teddy bears for Metro police; second—UNICEF; third—Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital; fourth and fifth—McNeilly Center for Children; faculty—50 Forward
 

 
VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS
  • grade level plays for kindergarten through third
  • fall musical for grades fifth through eighth
  • spring musical for grades first through eighth
  • band and choral programs
  • individual grade level rock bands sixth through eighth
  • student art show
  • grade 4 docents at the Hermitage

GRADUATES
The Class of 2018 will attend 10 high schools:  Ensworth High School, Father Ryan High School, Franklin Road Academy, Harpeth Hall, Martin Luther King Jr. Academic Magnet High School, Montgomery Bell Academy, Nashville School of Arts, Ravenwood High School, St. Cecilia Academy, University School of Nashville

LOCATIONS
Main Campus
170 Windsor Drive
Kever Park
152 Blackburn Avenue
Athletic Facilities
6506 Hwy 70


FOUNDED
School Founded 1971
Head of School David Skeen

ACCREDITATIONS
Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS)
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
 
ACADEMICS
  • Spanish, French, and Latin offered.
  • In 2018, 75 seventh and eighth grade students earned recognition on the national language exams
  • Avg. ERB stanine is 7.2 for grades 3-7 (averaged subtests) national norms
  • Students in grades 1-8 traditionally score far above grade level on the Gates-MacGinitie Reading Test by national norms.

 
ATHLETICS
Early Fall Sports
Cheerleading, Girls/Boys Cross Country, Fifth/Sixth Football, Seventh/Eighth Football, Girls/Boys Golf, Girls/Boys Tennis, Girls Volleyball, and Mountain Biking
Late Fall Sports
Girls/Boys Soccer, Girls/Boys Swimming, and Wrestling
Winter Sports
Girls/Boys Basketball, Cheerleading, and Girls/Boys Swimming
Spring Sports
Baseball, Disc Golf, Girls/Boys Lacrosse, and Girls/Boys Track
Recent Successes
2018 Girls Girls Lacrosse Middle School Champions
2018 Girls Basketball GNAC Champions
2018-2019: 90 percent of students choose to participate—83 percent in two sports and 40 percent were four-season athletes.
Inspiring The Mind  •  Nurturing The Spirit