Franklin Road Academy

4700 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37220-0372
     Tel: (615)832-8845
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 708 students
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Franklin Road Academy (FRA) is a coeducational, college-preparatory school, serving qualified students in Prekindergarten through Grade Twelve.
Founded in 1971, FRA is a caring and supportive community of parents, teachers, and students within an inclusive Christian environment.
Our mission is to instill in our students a lifelong love of learning, emphasizing academic excellence and college preparation; to develop students of integrity with Christian values to sustain and lead them in lives that will make a difference; and to guide students to discover needed balance for life through opportunities in the arts, athletics, and activities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 708 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Franklin Road Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform Dress Code - Khaki pants/Plaid Skirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Courtney Williamson
Admissions Associate Courtney Williamson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Father Ryan High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Oak Hill School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Oak Hill School (0.2 miles away)
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  • NashvilleThe Oak Hill School
      (Christian)
    4815 Franklin Pike
    NashvilleTN 37220
    (615)297-6544
      (Christian)
    0.2 mi | 512 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • NashvilleFather Ryan High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    700 Norwood Drive
    NashvilleTN 37204
    (615)383-4200
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 928 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NashvilleOur Savior Lutheran Academy
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    5110 Franklin Pike
    NashvilleTN 37220
    (615)833-1500
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.4 mi | 97 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • NashvilleMontessori Centre
    Montessori School
    4608 Granny White Pike
    NashvilleTN 37220
    (615)673-0897
    Montessori School
    1.7 mi | 1 students | Gr. KG                      
  • NashvilleLipscomb Academy
      (Church of Christ)
    3901 Granny White Pike
    NashvilleTN 37204
    (615)966-6409
      (Church of Christ)
    2 mi | 1265 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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