Fayette Academy

Tel: (901)465-3241
Grades: PK-12 | 737 students
Fayette Academy setting the Standard for excellence in education, for physical and mental health, for community service and involvement, for personal growth and success, and for character development and integrity.
Fayette Academy is committed to educating the whole child through varied learning opportunities in a safe environment that promotes free expression and student participation.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 737 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Fayette Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,700
Tuition Notes Elementary - 4500 Secondary - 4700 per family building fee - 650 Fees include books, workbooks and all lab fees
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Charlotte Karcher
Admissions Associate Debbie Clark


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Marksmanship, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Bridge Builders, Chess Club, Drama, Ecology Club, Election 08 Club, Fellowship Christian Athletes, Forensics, Garden Club, History Club, Math Club, Pep Club, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors, Trapshooting, Yearbook Art Club, Chess Club, Drama, Ecology Club, Forensics, Garden Club, History Club, Math Club, Pep Club, Spanish Club, Trapshooting, Yearbook, Bridge Builders,
Election 08 Club,
Fellowship Christian Athletes,
Student Ambassadors,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Morris Chapel Christian School (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morris Chapel Christian School (7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Morris Chapel Christian School (7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Somerville
    Grades: PK-12 | 29 students
    7 miles
    205 Henry Dr
    Somerville, TN 38068
  • La Grange
    Grades: PK-8 | 44 students
    10.6 miles
    Po Box 365
    La Grange, TN 38046
  • Rossville
    Grades: PK-12 | 334 students
    11.6 miles
    Po Box 369
    Rossville, TN 38066
  • Grand Junction
    Grades: 7-12 | 3 students
    16.5 miles
    4275 Highway 57 E
    Grand Junction, TN 38039
  • Arlington
    Morris Wilson Campus School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 87 students
    17.7 miles
    2890 Bekemeyer Dr
    Arlington, TN 38002

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The staff at Fayette Academy is one of the big reasons why we like them so much. they are such great people who truly care about the kids. We are very happy with the quality of the education that is provided and our children love it here.
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/15

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