Sylvan Prep Academy

Sylvan Prep Academy is a private school in Cookeville, Tennessee established to promote an environment for success and create a partnership with parents and the community.
Students will realize their full potential as lifelong learners and responsible and productive citizens capable of competing in a global information-based society.
We provide them with the necessary preparation for school success, social and emotional competence, and improved opportunities for healthy living.
All of our programs provide developmentally appropriate learning curriculum and teaching styles which are responsive to the age and individual differences of each student.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 43 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,800
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Sylvan Prep Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1996
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
43 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Sylvan Prep Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
7%
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Advanced Courses
Biology, Chemistry, English / Literature, Psychology, U.S. History, World History
Average ACT score
23
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Discounts available for siblings, multiple enrollments, advance payment, early enrollment.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Scott Baas, Director
Admissions Associate
John Keisling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
4-H, Student Council

School Notes

  • Sylvan Prep is a private school in Cookeville, Tennessee established to promote an environment for success and create a partnership with parents and the community. Students will realize their full potential as lifelong learners and responsible and productive citizens capable of competing in a global information-based society. We provide them with the necessary preparation for school success, social and emotional competence, and improved opportunities for healthy living. All of our programs provide developmentally appropriate learning curriculum and teaching styles which are responsive to the age and individual differences of each student.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 43 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,800
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $10,028 for elementary schools and $10,407 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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