Priest Lake Christian Academy

Our mission is to provide an educational program of academic excellence that is biblically sound, Christ-centered in a spiritually safe and nurturing environment.
We believe that each student and parent contributes directly to the Academy`s growth and success, and we hope you will take part in impacting young lives for Christ.
The family, church, and school must work together to educate the student.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 57 students
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Priest Lake Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Year Founded
2009

Student Body

Total Students
57 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Priest Lake Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Any color polo shirts, school uniforms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Please call or email for additional information on our affordable tuition.
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Dr. Terri Frelix
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Flora Love

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Elementary Art Classes, Elementary Choir

School Notes

  • We are Priest Lake Christian Academy, where the church, family, and school work together.
  • If interested in joining our academic family, please make an initial inquiry on our website www.priestlakechristianacademy.org
  • Or call 615-366-1423 to schedule an informational session.Complete an admissions interview with parent(s) and child.
  • Complete the student application package with applicable fees for administrative review.
  • Then submit a copy of the child's birth certificate, the Current Tennessee Official Immunization Certificate, and a current physical examination record by a licensed medical provider.
  • Preschool children must be a minimum of two and one-half years of age, instructional, and fully toilet-trained.
  • Elementary students must have completed the previous grade or they may need a remedial placement.
  • Submit two completed reference letters.
  • The student must be five years of age by August 15th for Kindergarten (K-5).
  • Admissions
  • The Priest Lake Christian Academy and each family agree to provide effort and financial support.
  • In accepting entrance to Priest Lake Christian Academy, the parent and student agree to abide by the policies set forth by the school.
  • Priest Lake Christian Academy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. We look forward to working with your family.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Priest Lake Christian Academy often compared to?
Priest Lake Christian Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Ezell-harding Christian School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Priest Lake Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Priest Lake Christian Academy is 85%, which is equal to the national average of 85%.
What sports does Priest Lake Christian Academy offer?
Priest Lake Christian Academy offers 8 interscholastic sports: Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Dance, Indoor Soccer, Paddle Tennis, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is Priest Lake Christian Academy's ranking?
Priest Lake Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for: Highest percentage of students of color and Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for Priest Lake Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Priest Lake Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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This is a 5-star academic program. The teachers are hand on. The teacher-student ratios are small. They can give individual attention to students when necessary. I highly recommend the school for PreK- grade4
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 57 students
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Davidson County, TN is $14,694 for elementary schools and $16,726 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Davidson County, TN is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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