Brentwood Academy

219 Granny White Pike
Brentwood, TN 37027-0370
     Tel: (615)373-0611
Grades: 6 - 12 | 777 students
Brentwood Academy (grades 6-12) is a co-educational, independent college preparatory school dedicated to nurturing and challenging the whole person--body, mind, and spirit--to the glory of God.
Having a vision of the “heart” is foundational to the Brentwood Academy experience.


When Bill Brown established BA in 1969, he and the founding trustees envisioned a school that would emphasize the development of each student’s body, mind, and spirit.
Their intent was to establish a school that would encourage the cultivation of relationships, service, and community outreach, as well as provide an excellent academic experience.
Through the triangle philosophy, symbolizing the spiritual, academic and athletic dimensions of a whole person, we seek to ensure that strong academics and challenging athletics can prosper together in an environment where God is the foundation.
A spirit of cooperation, rooted in wholesome relationships, is necessary for this model of education to be effective.

 - See more at: https://www.brentwoodacademy.com/

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 777 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Brentwood Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1705
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, collared shirts, skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $19,875
% on Financial Aid 25%
Acceptance Rate 73%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Hunt Atkins
Admissions Associate Jenny Cretin

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Currey Ingram Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Otter Creek Kindergarten & Preschool (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Otter Creek Kindergarten & Preschool (1.5 miles away)
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  • BrentwoodOtter Creek Kindergarten & Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Church of Christ)
    409 Franklin Rd
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615)373-0282
    Daycare / Preschool  (Church of Christ)
    1.5 mi | 79 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • BrentwoodBrentwood United Methodist Day School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    309 Franklin Rd
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615)373-2523
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    1.5 mi | 154 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • BrentwoodCurrey Ingram Academy
    Alternative School
    6544 Murray Lane
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615)507-3242
    Alternative School
    2.3 mi | 312 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • NashvilleChrist Presbyterian Academy
      (Presbyterian)
    2323A Old Hickory Blvd
    NashvilleTN 37215
    (615)373-9550
      (Presbyterian)
    2.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • NashvilleOur Savior Lutheran Academy
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    5110 Franklin Pike
    NashvilleTN 37220
    (615)833-1500
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    3.2 mi | 106 students | Gr. NS-8                      

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