Students: 630 | Faculty: N/A | Grades: 7-12 | Gender: Boys
Memphis University School
Memphis University School is located at 6191 Park Avenue in East Memphis. This private school was originally founded in 1893, but was closed in 1963 because of the Great Depression. The school reopened again, and became fully functional in 1955.
The school is now 94 acres of wooded property in East Memphis and services more than 650 students.
This prestigious all boys school school is known for its academics. The school is accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools as well as the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The cost of joining the Owls is $19,000 per year.
The school is affiliated with Christianity, but stresses that they are non-denominational and non-discriminatory. To learn more about the MUS Owls, visit www.musowls.org.
Boarding Schools in Tennessee
80 miles east of Memphis in quaint Savannah, Tennessee is where Harbert Hills Academy is located. Founded in 1952, it's affiliated with the Seventh-day Adventist church. It's academics and vocational training-focused for 50 students in grades 9-12. The Co-ed school has a radio station, WDNX, where students learn broadcasting. Nearby Herbert Hills nursing home provides student training. In the 100-acre forest laden campus there is farmland where students work and harvest the land. Through work students learn responsibility and pay their ...
Located in Bell Buckle, Tennessee, The Webb School is a private independent school, founded in 1870 by William R. “Old Sawney” Webb. Webb is the oldest boarding school in the South that has maintained continuous operation. 300 co-ed students attend The Webb School. The Webb focuses on honor and character for all students, with one of oldest honor code systems in the country. Webb’s honor code was the inspiration for the much-acclaimed Princeton University honor code. Webb students every year pledge against lying, cheating ...
Baylor School, a private school for students in grades 6-12, is located in Chattanooga, Tennessee. It was founded in 1893 and offers a day program, as well as boarding school for 9-12. It has 20 advanced courses and holds an impressive college placement record of 100%. Baylor School has an equal ratio of boys and girls with an average class size of 15 students. 197 students, from 21 states and over 20 different countries, currently reside in the dorms, and there are ...