Sumner Academy

464 Nichols Lane
Gallatin, TN 37066-0370
Tel: (615)452-1914
Grades: PK-8 | 146 students
Our mission is to help discover and cultivate each child's unique abilities.
Our Beliefs: We believe in teaching a love of learning and encouraging the pursuit of excellence in all areas.
We believe in teaching with patience, compassion and understanding in an academically challenging and culturally stimulating environment.
We believe in valuing the differences each student brings to our classroom.
We believe in collarborating with parents and the larger community to carry out our educational program.
We believe in creating and promoting an emotionally and physically safe environment.
We believe in fostering social and personal responsibility.
We are committed to implementing 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 146 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Sumner Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
Acceptance Rate
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: 08/12/2015

Nearby Private 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 Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gallatin
    Grades: K-12 | 282 students
    1.3 miles
    2100 Nashville Pike
    Gallatin, TN 37066
  • Gallatin
    Grades: PK-8 | 130 students
    2.5 miles
    501 N Water Ave
    Gallatin, TN 37066
  • Gallatin
    Grades: PK-12 | 11 students
    6.5 miles
    Po Box 1594 / 1028 S Water Avenue
    Gallatin, TN 37066
  • Hendersonville
    Grades: PK-K | 58 students
    8.3 miles
    107 Springhouse Ct
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
  • Hendersonville
    Hendersonville KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    8.7 miles
    138 Maple Row Blvd.
    Hendersonville, TN 37075

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $7,930 for elementary schools and $8,761 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).