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THE GARDNER SCHOOL OF MIDTOWN 1811 State St., Nashville, TN 37203 615-360-7700; Enrollment: 170; Est.: 2011 — and — THE GARDNER SCHOOL OF NASHVILLE 601 Marriott Drive, Nashville, TN 37214 615-882-0440; Enrollment: 150; Est.: 2005 Ages: 6 weeks - PreK thegardnerschool.com At The Gardner School (TGS), we are committed to providing a nurturing environment for learning where your child can prepare for academic achievement and lifelong success. Our nationally recognized curriculum enables us to offer a rich learning experience with four-year degreed lead teachers in each classroom focused on your child’s current stage of development. At TGS, your child will have a full suite of enrichment programs to further enhance their creative abilities and talents. GATEWAY ACADEMY (GA) 2416 21st Ave. S., Ste. 102 Nashville, TN 37212 615-377-2929; Grades: PreK - 12 mygatewayacademy.com GA is a fully accredited school that optimizes the learning environment for each student by providing one-on-one instruction in all subjects based upon the student’s individual needs. Our highly personalized approach accommodates each student’s strengths/weaknesses and boosts confidence levels while building critical thinking skills. GA is ideal for students who need a more flexible schedule than traditional schools provide to catch up, keep up or move up.
GOODPASTURE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 619 Due West Ave., Madison, TN 37115 615-868-2600; Grades: 12 months - Grade 12; Enrollment: 918; Established: 1965 goodpasture.org Goodpasture Christian School is designed to offer a challenging environment in which each student may pursue and achieve individual academic goals. We offer a college preparatory environment with a rich heritage. On our Christ-centered campus, students of all faiths are welcome. Elementary students receive Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, French, STEM lab, music, art, technology lab and library each week. New campus plans include the construction of an entrepreneurial center, makerspace lab, television studio, mission center and a twocourt gymnasium. Graduating seniors average $85,000 each in scholarship offers and earn more than 400 cumulative hours of college credit prior to graduation. Our campus is home to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanning and printing, engineering and robotics. GREEN HILLS CHILD DEVELOPMENT 3420 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN 37215 615-383-3373; Grades: Infants - K Enrollment: 108; Established: 2011 greenhillschild.com/faq Green Hills Child Development is a private, year-round Christian preschool and kindergarten under the Department of Education. Our mission is to support the God-inspired way young children learn, respecting each child's path to social, emotional, physical, cognitive and spiritual development. Please visit our website to find out more, including the advantages of smaller classes for children in our PreK and Kindergarten program. Tours by appointment.
HARDING ACADEMY 170 Windsor Drive, Nashville, TN 37205 615-356-2974; Grades: PreK - 8 Enrollment: 500; Established: 1971 hardingacademy.org With a focus on rigorous academics taught by nurturing teachers, Harding Academy students thrive within a uniquely balanced and motivating environment. At the heart of the Harding Academy advantage is our fundamental commitment to the PreK - 8 structure, which supports every student’s social, emotional and academic needs in a developmentally appropriate manner. Our students excel academically and are also accomplished athletes, artists and leaders. HARPETH HALL SCHOOL 3801 Hobbs Road, Nashville, TN 37215 615-297-9543; Grades: 5 - 12 (girls only) Enrollment: 688; Established: 1865 harpethhall.org At Harpeth Hall, girls and young women find a place where they become independent thinkers and confident leaders ready to pursue their bravest ambitions. Our students draw from the very best of Harpeth Hall’s rich traditions and its timeless values — honor, integrity, excellence and leadership — to think critically about how best to engage authentically in their school community and beyond. Our teachers encourage collaboration and instill excellence. They’re thoughtful and intrepid innovators in the classroom and labs and mentors on the stage and the playing field, creating coursework that brings out the very best in their students. Girls matter at Harpeth Hall. Visit our website to learn more about how Harpeth Hall is where girls come to “Dream Big and Go Far!” (please turn the page)
Private School Directory
fall 2017 • 13
Fall 2017 edition of the Private School Directory