Most Selective Private High Schools in Tennessee

The average private high school acceptance rate in Tennessee is 87% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in Tennessee is University School Of Nashville, with an acceptance rate of 30%.

Most Selective Private High 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.
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: NS-12
2329 Prosser Rd
Knoxville, TN 37914
(865) 521-6054
Rank: #33.
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: #4 - 94. - 9.
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: #4 - 94. - 9.
Cross Creek Christian School
Alternative School (Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
501 E North Street
Sweetwater, TN 37874
(423) 337-9330
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
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: #4 - 94. - 9.
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: #4 - 94. - 9.
Jesus Only Academy
(Pentecostal)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
324 Glenrose Ave
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 242-6216
Rank: #4 - 94. - 9.
Unity Christian Academy
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: K-12
256 Uffelman Dr
Clarksville, TN 37043
(931) 645-6003
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
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: #10 - 1310. - 13.
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: #10 - 1310. - 13.
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: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 5-12
631 2nd Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 601-0893
Rank: #1414.
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: #1515.
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: #1616.
Acceptance Rate: 87%
Grades: NS-12
232 McClellan Road
Jackson, TN 38305
(731) 664-0812
Rank: #17 - 2817. - 28.
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: #17 - 2817. - 28.
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: #17 - 2817. - 28.
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: #17 - 2817. - 28.
Covenant Baptist Academy
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-11
Po Box 89
Sweetwater, TN 37874
(423) 337-7000
Rank: #17 - 2817. - 28.
Memphis Junior Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-10
50 N Mendenhall Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 683-1061
Rank: #17 - 2817. - 28.
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: #17 - 2817. - 28.
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: #17 - 2817. - 28.
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: #17 - 2817. - 28.
Phoenix School For Creative Learning
Special Education School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 2-12
2404 Arthur Road
Germantown, TN 38138
(901) 757-4360
Rank: #17 - 2817. - 28.
Pleasant View Christian School
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
160 Hicks Edgen Rd
Pleasant View, TN 37146
(615) 746-8555
Rank: #17 - 2817. - 28.
Sylvan Prep Academy
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 9-12
728 South Jefferson Avenue
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 528-2543
Rank: #17 - 2817. - 28.
West End Academy
West End Academy Photo - Graduating class of 2007, 90% are in post secondary education
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-12
5311 Mckamey Rd
Knoxville, TN 37921
(865) 690-1720
Rank: #2929.
Briarcrest Christian High School
Briarcrest Christian High School Photo - Beginning at the preschool level, our commitment is to educate the total student, providing a nurturing, balanced, well-rounded educational experience and to help young men and women achieve their full potential in all facets of life. Briarcrest Christian School is a non-denominational, co-educational environment in which the Christian world view and biblical values are taught and practiced in everyday.
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 92%
Grades: 9-12
76 S. Houston Levee Road
Eads, TN 38028
(901) 765-4600
Rank: #3030.
Hendersonville Christian Academy
Hendersonville Christian Academy Photo - High school students enjoy campus life at HCA. A variety of activities and events provide students opportunities to make memories that last a lifetime.
(Baptist)
(10)
Acceptance Rate: 93%
Grades: PK-12
355 Old Shackle Island Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(615) 824-1550
Rank: #31 - 3931. - 39.
Family Christian School
Alternative School (Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
535 Denmark Jackson Road
Denmark, TN 38391
(731) 300-3385
Rank: #31 - 3931. - 39.
Fayette Academy
Fayette Academy Photo
(Christian)
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
15090 US-64
Somerville, TN 38068
(901) 465-3241
Rank: #31 - 3931. - 39.
Grace Christian Academy
Grace Christian Academy Photo - The GCA student body gathered on August 17, 2017, to commemorate the 20th birthday of Grace Christian Academy.
(Baptist)
(32)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: K-12
5914 Beaver Ridge Rd
Knoxville, TN 37931
(865) 342-3811
Rank: #31 - 3931. - 39.
Heritage Baptist Academy
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
711 North Houston Levee Road
Cordova, TN 38018
(901) 322-6300
Rank: #31 - 3931. - 39.
Lancaster Christian Academy
Lancaster Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-12
150 Soccer Way
Smyrna, TN 37167
(615) 223-0451
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