River's Edge Christian Academy

Tel: (865)693-6779
Grades: PK-12 | 369 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 369 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade River's Edge Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP English, AP US Government & Economics,

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 Amy Fellhoelter


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 study days.

Profile last updated: 04/29/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Laurel High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Giving Tree Montessori (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Giving Tree Montessori (0 miles away)
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  • Knoxville
    Giving Tree Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 35 students
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    Po Box 22634
    Knoxville, TN 37933
  • Knoxville
    Grades: K-6 | 25 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 10105
    Knoxville, TN 37939
  • Knoxville
    Grades: K | 104 students
    0.3 miles
    1206 White Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37996
  • Knoxville
    Laurel High School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
    0.6 miles
    1539 Laurel Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37916
  • Knoxville
    Grades: PK-5 | 96 students
    1 miles
    2023 Lake Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37916

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