We are pleased and honored that you are interested in Macon Road Baptist School.
As you make yourself familiar with our materials, we trust that you will strongly consider Macon Road as an option for your family`s education.
At Macon Road, it is our greatest desire to not only teach your child academically, but more importantly guide him or her spiritually.
Through academics, extra-curricular activities, and social events included in our school calendar, we strive to equip our students with the skills and knowledge needed to become a well-rounded person. We strive to ensure our students are learning a sense of responsibility, a strong work ethic, and outstanding moral values, enabling them to become productive citizens in their community. Macon Road stands strong on the belief that for a child to be truly educated, he must be educated spiritually and academically. If you have not already done so, please consider making an appointment to visit.
We would very much like to meet you and encourage you to tour our school and campus. We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can.
If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at 901-290-5555.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 612 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Macon Road Baptist School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1973

Student Body

Total Students
612 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Macon Road Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English, AP English Literature, AP European History, AP History, Dual Enrollment
Average ACT score
23
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(School Uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Alisa Cunningham

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Honor Society, Macon Road Cares

Arts and Music Programs:
Fine Arts, Theatre

Recreational Athletic Programs:
General Sports

School Notes

  • The purpose of Macon Road Baptist School (MRBS) is to teach students an understanding of God`s great love for them and that the only reasonable response to this sacrificial love should be a willing submission of their lives to Jesus Christ. We also want to teach them that their identity in Jesus Christ overshadows all other earthly things in which they may seek their identity and that true happiness only comes by learning and following how God has designed every part of life to function.

School Reviews

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As a grandparent I have seen what this school offers and it is incredible. My granddaughter has grown up there and academically they are excellent and the people that work there care so much about the students. Both academically and spiritually they help a child grow and become the very best they can be. May God continue to bless all those at Macon Road Baptist Academy. D. Fultyn
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 612 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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