Donelson Christian Academy

300 Danyacrest Drive,
Nashville, TN, 37214-0372
Tel: (615)883-2926
Grades: PK - 12 | 923 students
Donelson Christian Academy was founded in 1971.
Its primary purpose is to provide a challenging education in a non-denominational Christian school, fully accredited by SACS.
A college preparatory curriculum is taught within the context of a Christian worldview by a faculty of dedicated Christians who hold current Tennessee certification in their specific academic areas of expertise.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 923 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Donelson Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 61%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology,  AP Calculus,  AP Chemistry,  AP English IV,  AP European History,  AP US History, 
Average ACT score 24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes K = $4995, Grades 1-5 = $6495, Grades 6-12 = $6995
Admissions Director Becky Rothman
Admissions Associate Trish Taylor

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Madison Academy (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Rosary Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori East - East Nashville (4.6 miles away)
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  • Nashville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Holy Rosary Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    190 Graylynn Dr
    Nashville , TN , 37214
    (615)883-1108
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Nashville
    Bambini Montessori
    Montessori School
    27 Fairway Dr
    Nashville , TN , 37214
    (615)885-8772
    Montessori School
    1.8  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Hermitage Hermitage KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4771 Andrew Jackson Pkwy.
    Hermitage , TN , 37076
    (615)883-6869
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Nashville Montessori East - East Nashville
    Montessori School
    701 Porter Rd Ste M
    Nashville , TN , 37206
    (615)226-4588
    Montessori School
    4.6  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Nashville
    East Academy    
    108 Chapel Ave
    Nashville , TN , 37206
    (615)228-2284
    4.8  mi  |  127  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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