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Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$90
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$13,979
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
Average Financial Aid
$5,500
From Palisades Episcopal School

Palisades Episcopal School (PES) is a school honoring Christ and committed to providing a classical education challenging the mind, body and spirit. By focusing on the art of learning and the value of character, PES instills enthusiasm, responsibility and strong moral character in our students, while equipping them to excel both academically and socially in all areas of their lives. Our 9-acre campus (located in the Palisades Community) provides students with multipurpose classrooms, an indoor recreation center, outdoor learning and recreational spaces, and community enrichment activities such as golf, tennis, equestrian and swimming. Serving 200 students in grades JK – 8th from both North and South Carolina, PES is accredited by SAIS and AdvancED and ranked in the 92nd percentile nationally based on students’ standardized test scores. In addition, 100% of our students participate in Visual & Performing Arts and 90% of our students participate in Middle School Athletics.

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School Details

Grades
PK, K-8
Students
193
Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
17:1
Full-Time Teachers
18
Part-Time Teachers
5

Students

Students
193
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Student Diversity
  • White
    60.6%
  • African American
    18.1%
  • Multiracial
    12.4%
  • Hispanic
    4.7%
  • Asian
    4.1%
  • International
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%

Preschool

Annual Cost
$8,900
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes
    Living in the Area
    A
    Overall Niche Grade
    How are grades calculated?
    1. Cost of Living
      B
    2. Good for Families
      A
    3. Housing
      A
    Median Household Income
    $108,229
    National
    $55,322
    Median Rent
    $1,095
    National
    $949
    Median Home Value
    $358,723
    National
    $184,700

    Palisades Episcopal School Reviews

    3 reviews
    We love this school! Our children look forward to going to school everyday and truly love learning. Teachers are excellent and focus on teaching the whole child and leadership is supportive and dedicated to the schools mission of putting the joy back into learning. If you are looking for a nurturing, safe, and joyful environment for your child's education journey, consider PES!
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    This is the most amazing school! Words cannot express the love and devotion that this school provides for your children from JK-8th grade. The minute you step into school you can feel the love that they share with the students. My kids love going to school! To me that is it!
    Our children have received a superior education in a caring learning environment that has prepared them both academically and socially for high school and beyond.