Sylvan Prep Academy

728 South Jefferson Avenue,
Cookeville, TN, 38501
Tel: (931)528-2543
Sylvan Prep Academy is a private school in Cookeville, Tennessee established to promote an environment for success and create a partnership with parents and the community.
Students will realize their full potential as lifelong learners and responsible and productive citizens capable of competing in a global information-based society.
We provide them with the necessary preparation for school success, social and emotional competence, and improved opportunities for healthy living.
All of our programs provide developmentally appropriate learning curriculum and teaching styles which are responsive to the age and individual differences of each student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 43 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 7%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Chemistry, English / Literature, Psychology, U.S. History, World History, 
Average ACT score 23
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,800
Tuition Notes Discounts available for siblings, multiple enrollments, advance payment, early enrollment.
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Scott Baas, Director
Admissions Associate John Keisling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 4-H, Student Council 4-H, Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Sylvan Prep is a private school in Cookeville, Tennessee established to promote an environment for success and create a partnership with parents and the community. Students will realize their full potential as lifelong learners and responsible and productive citizens capable of competing in a global information-based society. We provide them with the necessary preparation for school success, social and emotional competence, and improved opportunities for healthy living. All of our programs provide developmentally appropriate learning curriculum and teaching styles which are responsive to the age and individual differences of each student.

  • Profile last updated: 10/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Plateau Mental Health/adapt (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heavenly Host Lutheran School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Heritage Christian Academy (9.6 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cookeville Heavenly Host Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    777 S Willow Avenue
    Cookeville , TN , 38501
    (931)520-3766
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.5  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Cookeville
    Cookeville Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2660 Highway 111 N
    Cookeville , TN , 38506
    (931)537-3561
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    5  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Cookeville
    Highland Rim Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Po Box 3022
    Cookeville , TN , 38502
    (931)526-4472
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    8.3  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Cookeville
    Plateau Mental Health/adapt
    All-boys 
    Po Box 3165
    Cookeville , TN , 38502
    (931)432-4123
    All-boys 
    8.3  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Cookeville
    Pmhc Schools Adapt
    All-boys | Alternative School
    Po Box 3165
    Cookeville , TN , 38502
    (931)432-5966
    All-boys | Alternative School
    8.3  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

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

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
3 Tips for an Effective Private School Job Search
Use these tips to tweak your job search strategies as you seek employment in a private school.
5 Financial Aid DOs and DONTs
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

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

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

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!