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 Sylvan Prep Academy 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


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball


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

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 10/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Endeavor (2.4 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)
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