Top Tennessee Religiously Affiliated Schools

  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 405 top religiously affiliated private schools in Tennessee (72% of all schools), serving 77,263 students.
  • The most common religiously affiliated schools are Christian (31% of schools), Baptist (18% of schools) and Roman Catholic (12% of schools).

Top Tennessee Private Schools by Religious Affiliation (2019-20)

  • Religious Affiliation
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 4 Schools
    768 Students
    15.28% Minority
  • 74 Schools
    11,020 Students
    10.90% Minority
  • 127 Schools
    27,203 Students
    13.53% Minority
  • 21 Schools
    7,607 Students
    7.07% Minority
  • 5 Schools
    215 Students
    25.20% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    223 Students
    - Minority
  • 1 Schools
    51 Students
    13.33% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    38 Students
    100.00% Minority
  • 12 Schools
    4,483 Students
    18.90% Minority
  • 5 Schools
    764 Students
    50.44% Minority
  • 7 Schools
    645 Students
    3.55% Minority
  • 6 Schools
    948 Students
    12.38% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    94 Students
    0.98% Minority
  • 11 Schools
    1,768 Students
    32.63% Minority
  • 7 Schools
    824 Students
    7.14% Minority
  • 18 Schools
    757 Students
    9.94% Minority
  • 10 Schools
    2,260 Students
    6.02% Minority
  • 50 Schools
    15,003 Students
    19.44% Minority
  • 42 Schools
    2,592 Students
    35.51% Minority
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