Davidson Academy

5.00 5 1 (6 reviews)
1414 W. Old Hickory Blvd
Nashville, TN 37207
Tel: (615)860-5300
  • Davidson Academy, noted as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2001, is dedicated to providing a strong Christian foundation for lifelong learning and college preparation by nurturing spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social growth in an interdenominational setting.
  • Davidson Academy endeavors to assure that students are grounded in God’s word as the source of truth; inspired to grow in spiritual wisdom; guided by personnel committed to excellence; trained in the fundamental and college-preparatory academic skills; encouraged to accomplish, and recognized for achievement; and provided opportunities for physical and social development through programs and services.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Composition, AP Government, AP Literature, AP Physics, AP U. S. History
Average ACT score 25

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition begins at $7160 for K4 and K5. Grades 1-6--$9040; grades 7-12--$9300.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director Darlyne Kent
Admissions Associate Jason McGehee

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Honor Society National Honor Society,

School Notes

  • Davidson Academy is dedicated to providing a strong Christian foundation for lifelong learning and college preparation by nurturing spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social growth in an interdenominational setting. Davidson Academy endeavors to assure that students are grounded in God’s word as the source of truth; inspired to grow in spiritual wisdom; guided by personnel committed to excellence; trained in the fundamental and college-preparatory academic skills; encouraged to accomplish, and recognized for achievement; and provided opportunities for physical and social development through programs and services.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
5  5/17/2016
Davidson Academy is a great academic school that provides a spiritual interest to our children. They also have an interest in making sure our children are successful can grow both academically and spiritually. I wouldn't send my children anywhere else for a private education.
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5  5/17/2016
Davidson Academy has strove to encourage and develop our children spiritually in a Christian environment, which is extremely important to our family. When we moved to TN and researched potential school for our children, we weren't able to find another school that was able to offer all the aspects we were hoping to find: academics, extracurricular activities, and a spiritual foundation.
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5  5/17/2016
Our children have been attending Davidson Academy since 2003. The school has exceeded our expectations on so many levels. Not only have they provided a challenging academic enviornment but one that is nuturing, safe and taught to the highest of Christian ideals. They have found a way to teach an entire class yet cater to each child's individual needs. they are constantly updating their resources to provide cutting edge technology for both the students and the teachers. We cna not say enough about the positive experiences we have had at Davidson Academy. Theyu are truly the leader in the private school sector.
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5  5/17/2016
When your child tells you how much they enjoy school, you know they''re in the right place! Davidson Academy cares about their students well being as well as in the classroom. It's a positive environment that promotes growth and well being for everyone.
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5  6/9/2015
My son has attended Davidson Academy and I have seen the personalized teaching methods maximize his learning capacity. Me and my husband strongly considered several other private schools when moving to Tennessee, but no other place had the friendly atmosphere as Davidson Academy.
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5  10/10/2014
As a family we''ve had nothing but positive experiences here. Its a great school academically that provides a spiritual interest in making my child successful.
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