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McCallie School

  • All-boys boarding and day school
  • Founded in 1905 by Park and Spencer McCallie
  • Located in Chattanooga, TN
  • Grades 6-12 and postgraduate
  • Boarding for grades 9-12, and postgraduate
  • 140 acre campus

Our Students (2022-2023)

  • 980 students
  • 30 states and 16 countries
  • 5 dorms
  • 33.1% boarding 
  • 66.9% day
  • 20% of boarding are international

Our Faculty

  • 129 full-time faculty members
  • 29 additional instructors and coaches
  • 48 faculty & staff who live on campus
  • 64% of faculty with postgraduate degrees

Academics

  • 156 courses in 9 disciplines
  • 19 AP offerings and 7 post-AP offerings
  • 39 students earned AP Scholar, AP Scholar with Honor, and 45 students earned AP Scholar with Distinction Status in 2021
  • 9 students were recognized in the National Merit Scholarship Program in 2022
  • 1 course/ 2 sections in engineering, 2 courses/ 5 sections of graphic design, 2 courses/ 6 sections of filmmaking, and 25+  students involved in the scientific research afternoon activity
  • Innovation & engineering lab
  • Center for Animation, Video, and Entertainment (CAVE)
  • Cell research lab

Athletics

  • 15 varsity sports
  • 1 motorsports team
  • 1 eSports team
  • 54 team and individual state titles in the last four years 
  • 180,000 square-foot Sports and Activities Center (SAC)
  • 4,000-seat outdoor stadium with an all-weather track
  • Indoor tennis-facility
  • Indoor golf facility with TrackMan
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980 
total students
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$136,013,787
total endowment

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140 
acre campus

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15 
varsity sports

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46.7% 
students on financial aid