New Hope Christian Academy is a college prepratory school providing students with a challenging intellectual and spiritual education grounded in the knowledge of God as uniquely revealed in Jesus Christ and attested to in the Scriptures.
New Hope Christian Academy has confidence in the abilities of our students who are encouraged to excel academically, to serve others as Christ would, and to broaden their horizons through extra-curricular activities. New Hope Christian Academy admits Pre-K through 5th grade students each year.
Open House is held each year for interested families.
New Hope sixth grade families are assisted with the transition into seventh grade.
Most New Hope Christian Academy graduates attend Memphis area independent schools.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 438 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

New Hope Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
1995

Student Body

Total Students
438 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
New Hope Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
16 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition is on a sliding scale and is determined by total household income and household size.
% on Financial Aid
95%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Cecilia Bell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
4-H Club

School Notes

  • Applicants are accepted in Pre-K, JK, SK, and other grades where space permits.  Applicants must be the appropriate age before June 1 to enroll.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 438 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Memphis, TN is $11,441 for elementary schools and $13,185 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Memphis, TN is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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