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Girls Preparatory School
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  • Private, All-Girls
  • CHATTANOOGA, TN

Monthly Update

11.15.2023

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Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$30,710
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
51%
Average Financial Aid
$16,500
From Girls Preparatory School

For more than 118 years, Girls Preparatory School has been committed to academic excellence while educating the whole girl through a broad array of educational experiences. As students at GPS, girls grow in intellectual curiosity, honor individuality, learn to share their opinions with confidence, and discover the strength within themselves to change the world.

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Girls Preparatory School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1260
131 responses
Average ACT
28
168 responses

STEM & Computer Science at GPS

academic spotlight

STEM studies begin in Middle School, instilling in young girls the belief that they are highly capable in the areas of robotics, computer science, technology, and more. No wonder recent GPS grads go on to obtain degrees in STEM fields at 5 times the national average!

Culture & Safety

Poll
85%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 33 responses
Poll
70%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 33 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 133 responses
  • May day
    22%
  • Class rings
    17%
  • Baylor/mccallie football game
    15%
  • Chapel talks
    14%
  • Cat rat parade
    11%
  • Class day
    5%
  • Mission remission
    5%

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Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
516
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 35 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 35 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 35 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Poll
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 37 responses
Poll
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 37 responses
Poll
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 37 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
93%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 27 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 27 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 27 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$50,437
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$958
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$189,500
National
$244,900

Girls Preparatory School Reviews

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