Fayette Academy

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 584 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Fayette Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
584 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Fayette Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English, AP Government, AP US History, AP World History
Average ACT score
(Out of 36)
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Elementary -7625-8375 Secondary - 8575-8675 per family building fee - 800 Fees include books, workbooks and all lab fees
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Charlotte Karcher
Admissions Associate
Denise Terry



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
Forensics, Student Ambassadors

Club or Organization:
Ecology Club, Fellowship Christian Athletes, Interact Service Club, Internact Club, Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Beta Club, Pep Club, Spanish Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:

School Notes

  • At Fayette Academy our faculty and staff celebrate every child's unique gifts and encourage them copassionatley to explore new areas of leaning and extracurriculars. Or small class sizes and family atmosphere foster an inclusive environment.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Fayette Academy cost?
Fayette Academy's tuition is approximately $8,000 for private students.
What schools are Fayette Academy often compared to?
Fayette Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Rossville Christian Academy by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Fayette Academy?
The acceptance rate of Fayette Academy is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 85%.
What sports does Fayette Academy offer?
Fayette Academy offers 13 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Marksmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Tennis and Volleyball.
What is Fayette Academy's ranking?
Fayette Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Fayette Academy?
The application deadline for Fayette Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (8 reviews)
I have already had one child graduate from FA... they prepared him for college. He completed his BS in 3 years instead of 4..... I still have one child at FA (8th grade) and he is already in advanced/honors courses and the staff is still pushing him higher. I am very thankful for their efforts, the secure atmosphere, and the results. Great school for the price!
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 584 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $11,428 for elementary schools and $12,072 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tennessee is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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