Priest Lake Christian Academy Photo #1 - Morning Devotion
Priest Lake Christian Academy Photo #1 - Morning Devotion
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 (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 57 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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

Student Body

Total Students
57 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Priest Lake Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress Code
(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
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Dr. Terri Frelix
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Flora Love


Total Sports Offered
3 sports


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

School Notes

Admission Requirements:
  • Make an initial inquiry and then schedule informaional session.
  • Complete an admissions interview with parent(s) and child.
  • Complete the student application package with applicable feess for administrative review.
  • Then submit  a copy of the child's birth certificate along with the Current Tennessee Official Immunization Certificate and record of a current physical examination by a licensed medical provider.
  • Preschool child must be a minimum  2 1/2  years of age, instructional, and fully toilet-trained. 
  • Elementary student must have sucessfully completed previous grade or 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 Summary
    The Priest Lake Christian Academy and each family enter into an agreement 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.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 57 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Davidson County, TN is $13,800 for elementary schools and $14,736 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Davidson County, TN is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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