Berean Christian School

2329 Prosser Rd
Knoxville, TN 37914-0379
Tel: (865)521-6054
Grades: K-12 | 351 students
Berean Christian School is a family-friendly school, focused on readying its students for advanced education and for successful, Christian lives of leadership and service.
The school is, and has been for its 32 year history, a place where Knoxville-area families can turn for a quality education that includes the instilling of traditional Christian values and the fostering of a love for God in its students.
Berean has received full accreditation by both the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) for grades K-12.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia program called SOAR
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 351 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Berean Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus, English, Psychology
Average SAT score 1250
Average ACT score 28
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki or Navy Pants )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes Elementary K: $4,668 Elementary 1-2: $5,160 Elementary 3-5: $6,060 Middle School $6,288 High School $6,900
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,200
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cheryll Longnecker


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, VolleyballBasketballGolf,

School Notes:

  • Thank you for your interest in Berean Christian School, where boys and girls in Pre-K through High School flourish in a close community environment that supports them as unique individuals, encourages them to discover their potential and prepares them for their future. We understand that choosing a school is one of the most important decisions you will make for your child and for your family, and we are committed to making our admissions process helpful, personal, and meaningful. The best way to find out more about Berean Christian School is to come for a visit by attending an Open House or enjoying a personal tour. We look forward to having you spend time on campus to experience morning Chapel, classroom visits, campus tours, and to meet the students, faculty, and parents who make up our vibrant school community. In the meantime, we encourage you to explore our website, which provides an excellent start to discovering what our school has to offer and can also answer the question "Who We Are."

Profile last updated: 04/04/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Knoxville Baptist Christian (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Knoxville Baptist Christian (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Knoxville Baptist Christian (1.6 miles away)
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    2.7 miles
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    Knoxville, TN 37915
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The average private school tuition in Knoxville, TN is $7,354 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Knoxville, TN is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).