Fayette Academy

5.00 5 1 (7 reviews)
15090 Hwy 64, P. O. Box 130
Somerville, TN 38068
Tel: (901)465-3241
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  • Inspiring minds for learning and hearts for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Students556 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeFayette Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English, AP Government, AP US History, AP World History,
Average ACT score23
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,100
Tuition NotesElementary -5000-6800 Secondary - 7000-7100 per family building fee - 650 Fees include books, workbooks and all lab fees
% on Financial Aid
2%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCharlotte Karcher
Admissions AssociateDebbie Clark

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
RiflerySoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Drama, Ecology Club, Fellowship Christian Athletes, Forensics, Pep Club, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors, Trapshooting, Yearbook Drama, Ecology Club, Forensics, Pep Club, Spanish Club, Trapshooting, Yearbook, Fellowship Christian Athletes,
Student Ambassadors,

School Notes

  • Fayette Academy is a college preparatory school based on Christian beliefs and is dedicated to providing a quality education for students in PreK through grade twelve. The school is committed to the development of each student with emphasis placed on academic, personal, moral, social, and physical development in a safe environment.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (7 reviews)
5  2/25/2017
My children love their teachers and the teachers love my children. The administration is great. A great value for the price.
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5  5/21/2016
I was very happy with how the much the teachers here challenged my kids so they were pushed to do their best and were absolutely ready for their next level education.
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5  4/15/2016
The location of Fayette Academy is a major reason why we bring our children here. It is in such a great neighborhood and is right around the block from our home.
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5  3/18/2016
All of the staff at Fayette Academy really put forth an effort into making sure they remember all of the kids and even the parents names here.
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5  2/26/2016
I absolutely love sending my kids to Fayette Academy. I know that they are well taken care of at the facility. I am always recommending other parents to send their kids here as well.
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5  1/1/2016
I really like that at Fayette Academy that the teachers have great communication skills with the parents because it allows us all the stay on the same page.
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5  5/21/2015
The staff at Fayette Academy is one of the big reasons why we like them so much. they are such great people who truly care about the kids. We are very happy with the quality of the education that is provided and our children love it here.
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