Davidson Academy

1414 W. Old Hickory Blvd,
Nashville, TN, 37207-0372
Tel: (615)860-5300
Davidson Academy, noted as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2001, is dedicated to providing a strong Christian foundation for lifelong learning and college preparation by nurturing spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social growth in an interdenominational setting.
Davidson Academy endeavors to assure that students are grounded in God’s word as the source of truth; inspired to grow in spiritual wisdom; guided by personnel committed to excellence; trained in the fundamental and college-preparatory academic skills; encouraged to accomplish, and recognized for achievement; and provided opportunities for physical and social development through programs and services.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Composition, AP Government, AP Literature, AP Physics, AP U. S. History  
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition begins at $7160 for K4 and K5. Grades 1-6--$9040; grades 7-12--$9300.
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Darlyne Kent
Admissions Associate Jason McGehee


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Honor Society National Honor Society,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pioneer Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pioneer Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended July 27, 2012 - Our children have been attending Davidson Academy since 2003. The school has exceeded our expectations on so many levels. Not only have they provided a challenging academic enviornment but one that is nuturing, safe and taught to the highest of Christian ideals. They have found a way to teach an entire class yet cater to each child''s individual needs. they are constantly updating their resources to provide cutting edge technology for both the students and the teachers. We cna not say enough about the positive experiences we have had at Davidson Academy. Theyu are truly the leader in the private school sector. - Posted by Parent

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