The King's Academy

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  • The King's Academy is a Christ-centered day and boarding school reaching local, national and international students of all socioeconomic backgrounds, educating and preparing them academically, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually for the 21st Century.
  • The King's Academy is dedicated to preparing students for a life of maximum contribution to the cause of Christ. This preparation focuses on the mental, physical, spiritual, and social development of each student.
  • Education equips the student with the training and values necessary for happy and successful living in a pluralistic and democratic society, both now and in the future.
  • The academy's curriculum provides not only for the common and general needs of school youth, but also for individual interests and needs.
  • The academy provides opportunities for students to develop healthy bodies and habits.
  • The individual's spiritual development coincides with his or her intellectual, social, and physical training.
  • Providing opportunities for personal and individual response to the claims of Jesus Christ is a premise on which the academy is firmly based.
  • The academy provides an educational atmosphere in which Christian beliefs and values are freely examined and expressed.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1880

Student Body

Total Students462 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade The King's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus A/B, AP Chemistry, AP Language, AP Literature, AP Physics, AP Statistics, Dual enrollment Honors English III, Dual enrollment Honors Spanish III, Dual enrollment Honors Spanish IV, Dual enrollment Honors US History, Dual enrollment Honors World History, Honors Algebra I, Honors Algebra II, Honors Band, Honors Biology I, Honors Chemistry I, Honors Choir, Honors English I, Honors Geometry
Average SAT score1218
Average ACT score27
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki or navy pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes$2920-$6480 - K4 dependent upon number of days attended $6920 - Grades K-2 $7200 - Grades 3-5 $7660 - Grades 6-8 Day Student $8510 - Grades 9-12 Day Student 5-day boarding students: R/B/T- Grades 7-8 $19730 R/B/T- Grades 9-12 $20260 7-Day Boarding students: R/B/T Grades 7-8 $27,730 R/B/T Grades 9-12 $28,800
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorLori Campbell
Admissions AssociateLori Campbell

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Book Club, Chess Club, Debate Team, Film Club, Jr. Beta Club, National Honor Society, Scholar's Bowl, Science Olympiad, Student Government, TMTA Math Team, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
All East Choir, Drama, Pep Band, Praise and Worship Team

School Notes

  • The King's Academy is a Christ-centered day and boarding school reaching local, national and international students of all socioeconomic backgrounds, educating and preparing them academically, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually for the 21st Century. The King's Academy is dedicated to preparing students for a life of maximum contribution to the cause of Christ. This preparation focuses on the mental, physical, spiritual, and social development of each student. Education equips the student with the training and values necessary for happy and successful living in a pluralistic and democratic society, both now and in the future. The academy's curriculum provides not only for the common and general needs of school youth, but also for individual interests and needs. The academy provides opportunities for students to develop healthy bodies and habits. The individual's spiritual development coincides with his or her intellectual, social, and physical training. Providing opportunities for personal and individual response to the claims of Jesus Christ is a premise on which the academy is firmly based. The academy provides an educational atmosphere in which Christian beliefs and values are freely examined and expressed.
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  • Seymour
    Grades: PK-12 | 110 students
    1.7 miles
    994 S Old Sevierville Pike
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865) 577-5500
    1.7 PK-12
    110
  • Knoxville
    Grades: NS-12 | 384 students
    12.3 miles
    2329 Prosser Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865) 521-6054
    12.3 NS-12
    384
  • Knoxville
    Knoxville Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 166 students
    23.9 miles
    11549 Snyder Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37932
    (865) 966-7060
    23.9 PK-12
    166
  • Sevierville
    Alpha Educational Learning Center
    Special Education School (Church of God)
    Grades: 5
    10.2 miles
    449 Mccarn Cir
    Sevierville, TN 37862
    (865) 365-0366
    10.2 5
    n/a
  • Mayer
    Grades: 9-12 | 67 students
    1604.1 miles
    13690 S Burton Rd
    Mayer, AZ 86333
    (928) 632-4602
    1604.1 9-12
    67

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