Students: 180 | Faculty: 75 | Grades: 6-12 | Gender: Coed
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Austin, Texas, is a coed college preparatory school that serves grades 6-12. St. Stephen’s is a part of the Episcopal Diocese but welcomes students, faculty, and staff from all religious backgrounds and practices.
685 students from numerous Texas cities, 7 states, and 15 countries comprise a diverse student body.
With a student-teacher ratio of 8:1, the school offers individualized instruction focusing on the fundamentals of a classic liberal-arts education. The over 75 faculty members strive to produce thoughtful and engaged humans prepared to succeed in college.
A 370-acre campus situated on a river-view hilltop, St. Stephen’s is accredited by both the Independent School Association of the Southwest and the Southwest Association of Episcopal Schools.
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