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
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students83 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Natchez Trace Youth Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Natchez Trace Youth Academy is Heritage Academy (14.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keys Kademy (9.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Patrick Catholic School (23.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lobelville
    Keys Kademy
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-5 | 3 students
    9 miles
    66 School Dr
    Lobelville, TN 37097
    (931) 593-2491
    9 K-5
    3
  • Centerville
    Heritage Academy
    Vocational/Technical School (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
    14.1 miles
    617 Lowe Branch Rd
    Centerville, TN 37033
    14.1 9-12
    62
  • Camden
    Grades: K-11 | 43 students
    20.4 miles
    126 Vicksburg Ave
    Camden, TN 38320
    (731) 584-6958
    20.4 K-11
    43
  • Mc Ewen
    Grades: PK-8 | 107 students
    23.3 miles
    175 Saint Patrick St
    Mc Ewen, TN 37101
    (931) 582-3493
    23.3 PK-8
    107
  • Hohenwald
    Grades: 1-10 | 9 students
    26.8 miles
    652 Swan Ave
    Hohenwald, TN 38462
    (931) 796-3751
    26.8 1-10
    9

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