• SAS Joins Groundbreaking Ceremony


    Members of the SAS mountain biking team, the Rev. John Thomas, Head of School, Mountain Goat Trail Alliance president Janice Thomas, and MGTA board member Clayton Rogers joined the groundbreaking ceremonies for the Monteagle-to-Sewanee portion of the Mountain Goat Trail. – photo by Steve Garrett

  • Helping to Preserve the History of Boys Town Trench Town

    Fields Ford '15 repaints the honor plaques at Boys Town.

    "I came expecting to be taken up in the laid back culture of Jamaica. I have been blessed by meeting some wonderful people in a country that seems to have a perpetual unemployment rate of 30 percent. What I either took for granted or did not anticipate is how honorably and enthusiastically our students would take to the tasks they have been asked to meet. They have gone above and beyond expectations. If the world can stay together a couple more decades until these young folks can take over, the world will be a much better place to live." Enjoy Chaplain Bude Van Dyke's blog from the Jamaica Outreach Trip

  • A College Rep for Each Senior

    A representative from Colby College visits with interested students.

    Representatives from dozens of colleges and universities across the country will visit St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School in the coming weeks. In an average year, the school will welcome 50 admissions representatives. That’s just about one college representative for each member of the senior class. The college representatives travel from as far away as the University of Puget Sound and St. Andrew’s, Scotland, to visit with SAS students. Their visits are an opportunity for the students to learn more about the colleges and for the representatives to recruit students from St. Andrew’s-Sewanee.


Evemt Calendar
Fri Aug 15

Kaaren Engel SAS Gallery

Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm Thru: 10/2/2014  More Info
Thu Sep 4

SAS Admission on the Road: The Schenck School Atlanta, GA

Time: 9:30am - 10:30am  More Info
Fri Sep 5

SAS Admission on the Road: St. Martin's Episcopal School Atlanta, GA

Time: 7:30am - 8:30am  More Info

College Representative on Campus: University of Tennessee-Knoxville College Counseling Office

Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tue Sep 9

House Cup Luncheon & Sorting Quad

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Middle School Family Night Sept. 10


    Middle School Family Night is a great way for students to introduce their parents to their teachers, classrooms, and work. The evening will begin in the front hall of Simmonds at 6:30 p.m., followed by an Open House lasting until 7:30 p.m. for classroom visitation and conversation with teachers. After the Open House ends at 7:30, everyone is invited to gather on the Wade Hall Teaching Patio for refreshments and conversation. The whole family is invited; students and siblings are encouraged to attend. Parking is available near Wade Hall and near Bratton Hall.

  • SAS Faculty Inspire Lifelong Learning by Example


    Members of the St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School faculty spend hours in other classrooms acquiring new skills to continue to provide an outstanding educational experience for St. Andrew’s-Sewanee students. One of the ways SAS encourages students to be lifelong learners is by modeling this in the school community. SAS budgets $40,000 in professional development funds in addition to funds from other sources. Biology teacher McLain Still, chemistry teacher Jen Bachman, advanced biology teacher Kelley Black, and physics teacher Luke Diamond discuss the science curriculum mapping for SAS.

  • Students Excel in National Language Exams


    SAS students participated in national language exams in Latin, Spanish, and French. Twelve SAS students were recognized for outstanding achievement on the 2014 National Latin Exam, including one student who received the Silver Maxima Cum Laude medal. Students of Spanish earned two gold, two silver, and six bronze medals, and 17 honorable mentions on the 2014 National Spanish Examinations. One student, studying independently, earned first place in Tennessee and fifth place on the national level on The Grand Concours de Français.