River's Edge Christian Academy

Tel: (865)201-1192
Grades: PK-12 | 370 students
River's Edge Christian Academy offers a unique and effective approach to education which blends the concept of home schooling with a traditional Christian education. Together, the classroom teacher and the teacher at home can provide the opportunity for the student to grow and learn under the best conditions.
We like to think we are the best of both worlds!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 370 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade River's Edge Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP English, AP US Government & Economics,
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress code is grade dependent.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,600
Tuition Notes Tuition discounts offered for siblings in the same family. Tuition for HS is based on number of classes taken.
Admissions Director Brian Beemer


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Class, Cursive Handwriting Enrichment, Prayer Groups Art Class, Prayer Groups, Cursive Handwriting Enrichment,

School Notes

  • Elementary and middle school students are required to complete 12 hours of school on-campus under the direction of the classroom teacher and 8 hours of school off-campus under the direction of the parent co-teacher each week. The schedule for on-campus learning is Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from approximately 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays are home instruction days.
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