Sumner Academy

464 Nichols Lane
Gallatin, TN 37066-0370
     Tel: (615)452-1914
Grades: PK - 8 | 165 students
Our Mission: We recognize that every child is gifted.
Our mission is to help discover and cultivate each child's unique talents.
Our Beliefs: We believe in creating and promoting an environment that is emotionally secure, academically challenging and culturally stimulating.
We believe in teaching with patience, compassion and understanding.
We believe in valuing the commonalities and differences each student brings to our classroom.
We believe in encouraging the pursuit of excellence in all areas.
We believe in nurturing our students as whole people.
We believe in encouraging the participation of each parent and the community.
We believe in fostering social and personal responsibility.
We implement these beliefs with vision, passion and dedication.

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 - 8
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 165 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Sumner Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 33%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,475
Tuition Notes PK tuition full day - $7,000 1/2 day - $5,000 Combo - $6,000 K tuition Full day - $8,500 Combo - $7,500
% on Financial Aid 30%
Acceptance Rate 97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sheree' B. Zobl


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Band, Birding, Book, Enviromental, Hockey, Math, Minecraft, Pinterest, Spanish, String, Technology, Yearbook Art, Band, Birding, Book, Enviromental, Hockey, Math, Minecraft, Pinterest, Spanish, String, Technology, Yearbook,

School Notes:

Sumner Academy - Vision - Passion - Dedication

Profile last updated: 06/29/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is College Heights Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is College Heights Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John Vianney Catholic School (2.5 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gallatin
    2100 Nashville Pike
    GallatinTN 37066
    1.3 mi | Gr. K-12 | 282 students                      
  • Gallatin
    501 N Water Ave
    GallatinTN 37066
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 130 students                      
  • Gallatin
    Po Box 1594 / 1028 S Water Avenue
    GallatinTN 37066
    6.5 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 11 students                      
  • Hendersonville
    107 Springhouse Ct
    HendersonvilleTN 37075
    Daycare / Preschool
    8.3 mi | Gr. PK-K | 58 students                      
  • Mount Juliet
    9695 Lebanon Rd Ste 210
    Mount JulietTN 37122
    Montessori School
    9.1 mi | Gr. NS-6 | 65 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Why Would I Want to....
Why Would I Want to....
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
So Many Choices
When it comes to choosing a private school, there are so many choices to consider that the project can be a huge challenge to most of us. We offer some help and advice to help you get started.
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.


(enter "N/A" if not applicable)

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $7,986 for elementary schools and $8,835 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tennessee is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos