The Tatnall School

Gender: Coed
1501 Barley Mill Road
Wilmington, Delaware

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For more than 90 years, The Tatnall School has been rooted in a commitment to inquiry, character, warmth, and creativity. A Tatnall education empowers students' voices and embraces a vision of a more loving and just world.

Students in PK3 through Grade 12 experience a transformative education on a gorgeous hundred acre campus. We prioritize the balance between rigor and the freedom to explore, sparking in students the confidence to approach old challenges in new ways and cultivating a lifelong love of learning. Tatnall’s caring, dedicated teachers are at the heart of what makes Tatnall extraordinary. The deep, authentic relationships built here provide the ideal environment to foster students’ growth and achievement.

What is your teaching or educational philosophy?

At Tatnall, we inspire students to explore and excel so they can engage the world with courage, intelligence, passion, and purpose. We provide a strong, balanced foundation with exceptional academics, outstanding athletics, unparalleled arts, and authentic relationships. We develop minds, build character, and create community – one student at a time.

What is your mission statement?

Our mission is to provide our students with an excellent college preparatory education in a family atmosphere. At Tatnall, a caring faculty creates an environment which nurtures curiosity and encourages students to grow in maturity and self-esteem. In their concern for the total individual, our faculty recognizes and respects each student’s unique intellectual, emotional, social, physical, and spiritual needs and gifts. A Tatnall graduate is prepared to succeed as a college or university student and to assume the important role of a responsible member of society in all its diversity.




Tatnall's caring, dedicated teachers are the heart of what makes Tatnall unique.