First Baptist Academy

First Baptist Academy exists to assist parents by providing an excellent classical education, that fosters a biblical worldview, striving to equip students to impact the world for Christ.
Classical education strives to appreciate the wisdom inherent in the way our Christian forefathers educated their children.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
2006

Student Body

Total Students
383 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
First Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Cost varies by program.
Admissions Director
Julia Amanns
Admissions Associate
Jennifer Dunsmore

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Bible Journaling Club, Model United Nations

School Notes

  • First Baptist Academy exists to assist parents by providing an excellent classical education, that fosters a biblical worldview, striving to equip students to impact the world for Christ. Classical education strives to appreciate the wisdom inherent in the way our Christian forefathers educated their children.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does First Baptist Academy offer?
First Baptist Academy offers 12 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling.
What is First Baptist Academy's ranking?
First Baptist Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for First Baptist Academy?
The application deadline for First Baptist Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the First Baptist Academy yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

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Date
First Day of School - Half Day
August 01, 2024 (Thursday)
Fall Break
September 30, 2024 (Monday)
Fall Break
October 01, 2024 (Tuesday)
Fall Break
October 02, 2024 (Wednesday)
Fall Break
October 03, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Knox County, TN is $7,242 for elementary schools and $7,521 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Knox County, TN is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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