Off-the-beaten path in East Memphis, nestled on 30 beautiful lakeside acres sits Lausanne Collegiate School, an independent, PK-3 through 12th grade, International Baccalaureate World School. Families from all over Shelby County, the United States and over 65 different countries have discovered the unique process to education offered through Lausanne’s innovative, student-centered, college preparatory and global education for boys and girls.
Our school's mission is "to prepare each of its students for college and for life in a global environment."
The success of the nurturing environment created by "The Lausanne Way" is apparent with each graduating class. At last count, Lausanne Collegiate School’s 71 seniors were accepted to 135 different colleges and universities and received an excess of $11.8 million.
From the age of 3 through 12th grade, the unique research- and inquiry-based process for boys and girls at Lausanne Collegiate School includes small class sizes; inspiring and supportive faculty; and the advantage of sharing diverse cultures, experiences, opinions and interests. The Lausanne-designed, pre-IB curriculum and International Baccalaureate Programme, carried out The Lausanne Way, give Lausanne students a competitive edge in the college admission process as well as the skills and attributes necessary to explore and find success in a global environment.