Sumner Academy

464 Nichols Lane,
Gallatin, TN, 37066-0370
     Tel: (615)452-1914
Grades: PK - 8 | 171 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 171 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Sumner Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
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 $10,970
Tuition Notes PK tuition $7,220, K tuition $8,890
% 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. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Band, Birding Club, Book Club, Chess Club, Coding Club, Drama Club, Enviromental Club, Hockey Club, Journaling, Math Club, Minecraft, Pinterest, Spanish Club, String Instruments, Technology Club, Yearbook Art Club, Band, Birding Club, Book Club, Chess Club, Coding Club, Drama Club, Hockey Club, Journaling, Math Club, Minecraft, Pinterest, Spanish Club, Yearbook, Enviromental Club,
String Instruments,
Technology Club,

School Notes:

Sumner Academy - Vision - Passion - Dedication

Profile last updated: 07/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Teaching All Children (tac) Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Teaching All Children (tac) Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John Vianney Catholic School (2.5 miles away)
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