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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1996
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Sylvan Prep Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
7%
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, Chemistry, English / Literature, Psychology, U.S. History, World History
Average ACT score23
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,800
Tuition NotesDiscounts available for siblings, multiple enrollments, advance payment, early enrollment.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorScott Baas, Director
Admissions AssociateJohn Keisling

Sports

Total Sports Offered1 sport
SportsBasketballBasketball

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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  • Cookeville
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    1.4 miles
    1200 S WILLOW AVE
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 432-4123
    1.4 7-12
    12
  • Cookeville
    Heavenly Host Lutheran School
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    1.5 miles
    777 S Willow Avenue
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    (931) 520-3766
    1.5 PK-8
    148
  • Cookeville
    Grades: 1-7 | 31 students
    1.6 miles
    1200 Miracle Rd
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 209-7604
    1.6 1-7
    31
  • Cookeville
    Endeavor
    Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    2.4 miles
    1200 S Willow Ave
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 432-4123
    2.4 7-12
    12
  • Cookeville
    Algood Christian Elementary School
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    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 18 students
    5 miles
    2660 Highway 111 N
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 854-0259
    5 K-8
    18

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $9,221 for elementary schools and $10,361 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).