Tennessee Private Schools

There are 554 private schools in Tennessee, serving 98,986 students.
Minority enrollment is 15% and the student:teacher ratio is 10:1.
73% of Tennessee private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).
Recent Articles
Rankings or Comparisons?
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
7 Ways Kids Can Avoid Summer Brain Drain
The summer "Brain Drain," also known as the "Summer Slide" is a term commonly used by educators and parents alike to describe the learning loss that takes place for many students during summer months. We polled the experts and found the 7 best ways parents and kids can combat the problem head on.
Marketing the Small Private School: Communicating with Your Community
The foundation of any successful small private school marketing program is having clear, consistent and authoritative in-house communications. We take a look at what is involved in this second article on marketing the small private school.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $7,588 for elementary schools and $9,174 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).