The King's Academy

202 Smothers Rd
Seymour, TN 37865-0378
Tel: (865)573-8321
Grades: PK-12 | 494 students
The King's Academy is a Christ-centered day and boarding school reaching local, national and international students of all socioeconomic backgrounds, educating and preparing them academically, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually for the 21st Century.
The King's Academy is dedicated to preparing students for a life of maximum contribution to the cause of Christ.
This preparation focuses on the mental, physical, spiritual, and social development of each student.
Education equips the student with the training and values necessary for happy and successful living in a pluralistic and democratic society, both now and in the future.
The academy's curriculum provides not only for the common and general needs of school youth, but also for individual interests and needs.
The academy provides opportunities for students to develop healthy bodies and habits.
The individual's spiritual development coincides with his or her intellectual, social, and physical training.
Providing opportunities for personal and individual response to the claims of Jesus Christ is a premise on which the academy is firmly based.
The academy provides an educational atmosphere in which Christian beliefs and values are freely examined and expressed.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1880

Student Body

Total Students 494 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade The King's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki or navy pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 15 / Apr. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes $1973 - $5635 - PreK $6250 - Grades K-5 $6650 - Grades 6-8 Day Student $7380 - Grades 9-12 Day Student $17180 - $24990 Grades 7-12 Boarding (5-day & 7-day)
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Janice Mink


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beta Club, Chess Club, Drama, Envirothon, National Honor Society, Praise and Worship Team, Scholar's Bowl, Science Olympiad, Student Government, TMTA Math Team, Yearbook Beta Club, Chess Club, Drama, Envirothon, Scholar's Bowl, TMTA Math Team, Yearbook, National Honor Society,
Praise and Worship Team,
Science Olympiad,
Student Government,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Seymour Community Christian School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seymour Community Christian School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Seymour Community Christian School (7.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seymour
    Grades: PK-12 | 118 students
    7.3 miles
    Po Box 849
    Seymour, TN 37865
  • Knoxville
    Mead Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-3 | 35 students
    9.1 miles
    2647 Bafford Pl
    Knoxville, TN 37920
  • Sevierville
    Alpha Educational Learning Center
    Alternative School (Church of God)
    Grades: 6-12 | 17 students
    10.2 miles
    449 Mccarn Cir
    Sevierville, TN 37862
  • Sevierville
    Grades: PK-12 | 304 students
    10.2 miles
    Po Box 5080
    Sevierville, TN 37864
  • Knoxville
    Grades: K-10 | 167 students
    11 miles
    4615 Asheville Highway
    Knoxville, TN 37914

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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).