Ashley Academy Photo #8 - Sophia received recognition for winning the 7th grade State DAR essay contest at the Tennessee State Capital. She received a certificate, a silver medal, and a flag that was flown over the state capital. Lt. Governor, Randy McNally and Secretary of State, Tre Hargett spoke at the ceremony. Pictures are from the Capital, Governor Lee's office and Sophia visiting
Ashley Academy Photo #9 - From left, Ashley Academy students Shannon Koens, Crawford Lilavivat, Zakariya Awan, Darian Azima, Charlotte Hallenbeck-Huber and Atticus Briehl stand in front of a student Habitat for Humanity project. The group of students will soon be heading to Kansas City for the Destination Imagination global competition after taking the state title this past weekend.
- The mission of Ashley Academy is to provide children with unique and challenging learning opportunities in a nurturing, safe, and culturally diverse school environment.
- In order to achieve this mission, our school community emphasizes respect, responsibility, integrity, and the love of learning.
- Ashley Academy is committed to helping students develop their talents, interests and character while cultivating outstanding academic skills.
- The small class sizes, hands-on learning experiences, progressive curriculum, and caring environments enable Ashley Academy to excel in meeting the individual needs of each child.
Ashley Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||State or regional independent school association|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||96 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 15%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||16 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||8 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Cobalt blue shirt ordered from Lands)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$7,400|
|Tuition Notes||Financial Aid and Scholarships are available. Families will need to apply online. Contact the school for more information.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,000|
|Admissions Director||Ramona Harr|
|Total Sports Offered||3 sports|
|Sports||Cross Country, Golf, Track and FieldCross Country, Golf,|
Track and Field
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||6 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Debate Club, Minecraft Club, Strategy Game Club
Arts and Music Programs:
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cross Country, Track and Field
- 1) Parent and child will need to visit the school. 2) An application will need to be submitted. 3) For grades K - 8th, children will need to visit the classroom for part of the day. 4) To confirm enrollment and secure a space for the child, a contract must be offered and returned with a parent signature and the deposit.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Johnson City Grades: PK-12 | 469 students
2788 Carroll Creek Rd
Johnson City, TN 37615
(423)854-9819 3.2 PK-12
- Johnson City Grades: NS-8 | 166 students
2211 E Lakeview Dr
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423)282-3397 2.8 NS-8
- Johnson City Grades: PK-6 | 259 students
2423 Susannah Street
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423)323-7128 1.9 PK-6
- Blountville Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
1500 Highway 75
Blountville, TN 37617
(423)323-7128 12.8 PK-12
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