South Haven Christian School

Founded in 1986, South Haven Christian School is located on a beautiful 28-acre campus in fast-growing Robertson County.Our students come from Springfield and the surrounding areas including, but not limited to, Adams, Cedar Hill, Clarksville, Coopertown, Goodlettsville, Greenbrier, Joelton, Madison, Nashville, and White House.
SHCS is a member of the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS), is accredited by the Tennessee Associaiton of Christian Schools (TACS), in addition to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), and is approved by the Tennessee Department of Education as a Category II school,

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 351 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

South Haven Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded
1986

Student Body

Total Students
351 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
South Haven Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
17 students
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(SHCS students wear uniforms.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Discount available for multiple students in the same family.
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess, Choric Speaking, Drama, STEM, Student Societies, YPA

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Choir, Choral Groups, Ensemble, Instrumental

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural basketball

School Notes

  • South Haven Christian School is a college preparatory school encouraging students to continue their education on a higher level.  APSU, Belmont, Bob Jones University, Bryan College, Crown College, Pensacola Christian College, UT Chattanooga, Knoxville, & Martin, TSU, Vol State, Vanderbilt, WKU, and West Coast Baptist College are just a few of the colleges that our graduates have atteded.
  • Dual-enrollment math is offered to juniors and seniors through APSU.
  • The SHCS calendar has 180 days consisting of a two-semester, four-quarter grading system.  The seconday school consists of eight 45-minute class periods, meeting five days a week.
  • SHCS Patriot athletics provides students with the opportunity to participate in golf, football, basketball, and soccer (young men); and golf, volleyball, basketball, soccer, softball, and cheerleading (young ladies). 
  • The SHCS Patriots possess several state championship banners in football, basketball, soccer and volleyball.
  • SHCS offers many opportunities for fine arts in music, art, choric speaking, and other areas.  Our choirs, ensembles, and solosits have competed at the state and national levels in our Association.
Profile last updated: 06/29/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 351 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $10,191 for elementary schools and $10,505 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tennessee is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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