Natchez Trace Youth Academy

  • The Natchez Trace Youth Academy is a highly structured residential juvenile training school located in Middle Tennessee.
  • The program serves adjudicated males, 12-18 years old. The program at NTYA is a cognitive behavioral program.
  • Residents work on their thinking patterns in order to change their negative behavior.
  • Each resident receives an Individual Program Plan tailored to meet his particular needs to direct this process of thinking and behavior change.
  • The Mission of Natchez Trace Youth Academy is to provide the highest quality services to the youth placed in our care in order to allow them the greatest chance of success and to provide those same youth with a positive and enriching environment in which they can learn from their past mistakes.
  • We demonstrate integrity, care, compassion, fairness and consistency in all we do and provide a highly structured program.
  • Accountability and Responsibility are the Cornerstones of our treatment Process.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12

Student Body

Total Students73 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeNatchez Trace Youth Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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