Holy Rosary Academy

Holy Rosary Academy is a Catholic co-educational school serving pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.
We exist to create a unique environment in which learning and practicing the truths of the Catholic faith are central to the development of each child.
While providing for the primacy of faith development, the Academy strives to simultaneously furnish superior academic instruction tailored to the needs of the students.
In partnership with its families, Holy Rosary aspires to produce well-rounded individuals rooted in the truths of the faith and the educational scholarship needed to prosper in the worldwide community of the third millennium.
To fulfill this mission, the faculty and staff of Holy Rosary Academy are committed to building a foundation upon the teachings of Jesus Christ through a Catholic education; providing quality educational programs by meeting the highest standards of excellence; working with parents to educate students in all phases of their development; and developing individuals who are educated and vigilant in spirit, mind and body.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 314 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,631
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1954
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013, 2020

Student Body

Total Students
314 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Holy Rosary Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We have subsidized rates starting at $7566 and non-subsidized rates starting at $9631
Admissions Director
Alaina Dougharty

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Band and Choir, Chess Club, Forensics and Debate, Rosary Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance Club, Performing Arts

School Notes

  • Holy Rosary Academy is a Catholic co-educational school serving kindergarten through eighth grade. We exist to create a unique environment in which learning and practicing the truths of the Catholic faith are central to the development of each child. While providing for the primacy of faith development, the Academy strives to simultaneously furnish superior academic instruction tailored to the needs of the students. In partnership with its families, Holy Rosary aspires to produce well-rounded individuals rooted in the truths of the faith and the educational scholarship needed to prosper in the worldwide community of the third millennium. To fulfill this mission, the faculty and staff of Holy Rosary Academy are committed to building a foundation upon the teachings of Jesus Christ through a Catholic education; providing quality educational programs by meeting the highest standards of excellence; working with parents to educate students in all phases of their development; and developing individuals who are educated and vigilant in spirit, mind and body.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Holy Rosary Academy cost?
Holy Rosary Academy's tuition is approximately $9,631 for private students.
What sports does Holy Rosary Academy offer?
Holy Rosary Academy offers 10 interscholastic sports: Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Tennis and Volleyball.
What is Holy Rosary Academy's ranking?
Holy Rosary Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Holy Rosary Academy?
The application deadline for Holy Rosary Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Holy Rosary Academy located?
Holy Rosary Academy is located in the Donelson neighborhood of Nashville, TN.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 314 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,631
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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