Most Selective Private Schools in Tennessee

The average private school acceptance rate in Tennessee is 88% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in Tennessee is University School Of Nashville, with an acceptance rate of 30%.

Most Selective Private Schools in Tennessee (2021-22)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Acceptance Rate: 30%
Grades: K-12
2000 Edgehill Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 321-8000
Rank: #22.
Montessori East
Montessori East Photo - Language - Reading Analysis
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: NS-6
801 Porter Rd
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 226-4588
Rank: #33.
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: NS-12
2329 Prosser Rd
Knoxville, TN 37914
(865) 521-6054
Rank: #44.
Brentwood Academy
Brentwood Academy Photo - The Iron Eagles Robotics team has qualified and competed in the VEX World Robotics competition for the past three years, winning the coveted Design Award in 2015.
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 73%
Grades: 6-12
219 Granny White Pike
Brentwood, TN 37027
(615) 523-0611
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Benton Hall Academy
Benton Hall Academy Photo
Special Education School (Christian)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: 3-12
5555 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37220
(615) 791-6467
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Cedar Hall School
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: 3-8
3552 Rock Springs Midland Rd
Christiana, TN 37037
(615) 893-4015
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Cross Creek Christian School
Alternative School (Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
501 E North Street
Sweetwater, TN 37874
(423) 337-9330
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Franklin Classical School
Franklin Classical School Photo - FCS Players Present Camelot
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: K-12
408 Church Street
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 528-3777
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Hamilton Heights Christian Academy
Hamilton Heights Christian Academy Photo
(Church of God)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: 9-12
2201 Hickory Valley Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37421
(423) 894-0597
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Jesus Only Academy
(Pentecostal)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
324 Glenrose Ave
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 242-6216
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Little River Montessori School
Little River Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
544 Canton Hollow Road
Knoxville, TN 37934
(865) 498-3277
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Priest Lake Christian Academy
Priest Lake Christian Academy Photo - Morning Devotion
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-4
3325 Anderson Road
Antioch, TN 37013
(615) 366-1423
Rank: #5 - 135. - 13.
Unity Christian Academy
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: K-12
256 Uffelman Dr
Clarksville, TN 37043
(931) 645-6003
Rank: #1414.
Sumner Academy
Sumner Academy Photo - We believe that children's ideas, needs, and discoveries are best heard in small-group settings where instructor attention is more available.
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 79%
Grades: PK-8
464 Nichols Lane
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615) 452-1914
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Agathos Classical School
Agathos Classical School Photo - "PRO-ton, NEU-tron, e-LEC-tron, YEAH!" Students chant about the parts of an atom before other classes during an assembly.
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
1201 Mapleash Ave
Columbia, TN 38401
(931) 388-0556
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Pope John Paul II Preparatory School
Pope John Paul II Preparatory School Photo - Pope John Paul II High School Youth in Government
(Roman Catholic)
(10)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 6-12
117 Caldwell Dr
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(615) 822-2375
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Rossville Christian Academy
Rossville Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
(9)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-12
280 High St
Rossville, TN 38066
(901) 853-0200
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 5-12
631 2nd Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 601-0893
Rank: #1919.
St. Andrew's-Sewanee School
St. Andrew's-Sewanee School Photo - One of the South''''s Most Beautiful High Schools, as chosen by Southern Living magazine, the school''''s 550-acre campus, including forests, bluffs and two lakes, offers abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. A school farm, on-going wetlands study, and LEED Gold science building are just a few of the ways our campus also serves as learning lab.
(Episcopal)
Acceptance Rate: 81%
Grades: 6-12
290 Quintard Rd
Sewanee, TN 37375
(931) 598-5651
Rank: #2020.
Notre Dame High School
Notre Dame High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 9-12
2701 Vermont Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404
(423) 624-4618
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Presbyterian Day School
Presbyterian Day School Photo - PDS
All-boys (Presbyterian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 87%
Grades: NS-6
4025 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 842-4600
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Acceptance Rate: 87%
Grades: NS-12
232 McClellan Road
Jackson, TN 38305
(731) 664-0812
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Bill Rice Christian Academy
Bill Rice Christian Academy Photo - Excellent teachers
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
627 Bill Rice Ranch Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
(615) 893-2767
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Chattanooga Christian School
Chattanooga Christian School Photo - Front Entrance
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
3354 Charger Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37409
(423) 265-6411
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Christ The King Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
5296 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN 38119
(901) 682-8405
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Christian Academy Of Oak Ridge
(Assembly of God)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: K-12
535 Oak Ridge Tpk.
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 481-2519
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Covenant Baptist Academy
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-11
Po Box 89
Sweetwater, TN 37874
(423) 337-7000
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Memphis Junior Academy
Memphis Junior Academy Photo
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-10
50 N Mendenhall Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 683-1061
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Memphis University School
Memphis University School Photo - Founded in 1893, Memphis University School provides an exceptional education for boys in grades 7-12.
All-boys
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 7-12
6191 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN 38119
(901) 260-1304
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Metro Christian Academy
Metro Christian Academy Photo
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
322 East Cedar St
Goodlettsville, TN 37072
(615) 859-1184
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
New Hope Christian Academy
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-6
3000 University St
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 358-3183
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic School
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic School Photo - Voted Best in Germantown 5 Years in a Row!
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
8151 Poplar
Germantown, TN 38138
(901) 753-1181
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Paideia Academy
Paideia Academy Photo - Paideia Academy l Classical Christian School Knoxville l Assembly
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-12
10825 Yarnell Road
Knoxville, TN 37932
(865) 670-0440
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Phoenix School For Creative Learning
Special Education School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 2-12
2404 Arthur Road
Germantown, TN 38138
(901) 757-4360
Rank: #23 - 3723. - 37.
Pleasant View Christian School
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
160 Hicks Edgen Rd
Pleasant View, TN 37146
(615) 746-8555
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