Top Nonsectarian Private Schools in Tennessee

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For the 2021 school year, there are 116 top nonsectarian private schools in Tennessee, serving 17,838 students. You can also find more religiously affiliated schools in Tennessee.

Top Nonsectarian Private Schools (2021)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Currey Ingram Academy
    Currey Ingram Academy Photo - This is the east side of Jennifer & Billy Frist Hall as seen from the fields behind the Lower School.
    Special Education School
    6544 Murray Lane
    Brentwood, TN 37027
    (615) 507-3242

    Grades: NS-12 | 318 students
  • 1st Class Montessori
    Montessori School
    1725 Appling Rd
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901) 385-7425

    Grades: PK-K | 16 students
  • Abintra Montessori School
    Abintra Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School
    914 Davidson Drive
    Nashville, TN 37205
    (615) 352-4317

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 2134 Old Ashland City Road
    Clarksville, TN 37043
    (931) 647-9831

    Grades: 3-12 | 32 students
  • Amare Montessori
    Montessori School
    294 Warfield Blvd
    Clarksville, TN 37043
    (931) 368-3818

    Grades: PK-6 | 74 students
  • 1502 Knob Creek Road
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 929-7888

    Grades: PK-8 | 112 students
  • 336 Ernest Rice Lane
    Franklin, TN 37069
    (615) 794-3501

    Grades: K-12 | 791 students
  • Bodine School
    Bodine School Photo - The cornerstone of Bodine's language arts instruction is the daily Orton-Gillingham (OG) lesson. The OG approach grew out of the pioneering work of Dr. Samuel T. Orton and Anna Gillingham during the first half of the 20th century and emphasizes instruction that is multisensory, direct, and structured. OG remediation is delivered in class sizes of 10 students or fewer.
    Special Education School
    2432 Yester Oaks Drive
    Germantown, TN 38139
    (901) 754-1800

    Grades: 1-6 | n/a students
  • 2550 Ridgeway Rd
    Memphis, TN 38119
    (901) 474-1081

    Grades: K-12 | 94 students
  • 1950 McDade Lane
    Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (423) 267-8546

    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students
  • Ccs Adolscent Treatment Center
    All-boys | Special Education School
    6145 Temple Star Rd
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    (423) 349-4070

    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
  • 1640 Lascassas Pike
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130
    (615) 895-9590

    Grades: 4-11 | 41 students
  • 2803 Foster Ave Ste 101
    Nashville, TN 37210
    (615) 333-0405

    Grades: K-12 | 338 students
  • 3404 Belmont Blvd
    Nashville, TN 37215
    (615) 298-5647

    Grades: PK-K | 72 students
  • Clayton-Bradley Academy
    Clayton-Bradley Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    425 Alcoa Trail
    Maryville, TN 37804
    (865) 494-1222

    Grades: PK-12 | 320 students
  • Compass
    Alternative School
    7900 Lowrance Rd
    Memphis, TN 38125
    (901) 758-2002

    Grades: 4-12 | 61 students
  • Concord Academy
    Special Education School
    4942 Walnut Grove Rd
    Memphis, TN 38117
    (901) 682-3115

    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
  • Cool Springs Montessori
    Montessori School
    207 Gothic CT
    Franklin, TN 37067
    (615) 465-2081

    Grades: PK-K | 82 students
  • Cordova KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    8150 Country Village Dr
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901) 755-3210

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • Crescent Drive KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    105 Crescent Dr
    Collierville, TN 38017
    (901) 861-6098

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • Cumberland Mountain School
    All-boys | Alternative School
    73 Methodist Campground Loop
    Crossville, TN 38555
    (931) 707-1077

    Grades: 7-11 | 4 students
  • Daybreak Specialized School
    Alternative School
    2262 S Germantown Rd
    Germantown, TN 38138
    (901) 753-4300

    Grades: 8-12 | 33 students
  • 8550 Harold Duncan Way
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865) 584-0841

    Grades: 9-12 | 10 students
  • 211 Ensworth Place
    Nashville, TN 37205
    (615) 383-0661

    Grades: K-12 | 1,170 students
  • G4s Academy
    Alternative School
    279 Stewarts Ferry Pike
    Nashville, TN 37214
    (615) 921-8901

    Grades: 7-11 | 23 students
  • Garden Montessori School
    Montessori School
    3225 Garden Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865) 688-6776

    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
  • 2416 21st Avenue South (Suite 100)
    Nashville, TN 37212
    (615) 321-7272

    Grades: K-12 | 27 students
  • 5500 Maryland Way Ste 110
    Brentwood, TN 37027
    (615) 377-2929

    Grades: 5-12 | 33 students
  • 3845 Holston College Rd
    Louisville, TN 37777
    (865) 524-5757

    Grades: 9-12 | 13 students
  • Genesis Academy
    Special Education School
    430 Allied Dr
    Nashville, TN 37211
    (615) 832-4222

    Grades: 1-12 | 98 students
  • 1690 Bonnie Ln
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901) 502-6421

    Grades: PK-2 | 27 students
  • 205 Island Avenue
    Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (423) 634-7600

    Grades: 6-12 | 537 students
  • Giving Tree Montessori
    Montessori School
    7728 Nubbin Ridge Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865) 691-2661

    Grades: PK-K | 38 students
  • 170 Windsor Drive
    Nashville, TN 37205
    (615) 356-5510

    Grades: PK-8 | 517 students
  • 3801 Hobbs Road
    Nashville, TN 37215
    (615) 297-9543

    Grades: 5-12 | 720 students
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