Whitefield Academy

  • Whitefield Academy exists to serve Christian families by providing a Christ-centered, Biblically-based education marked by academic excellence and spiritual vitality.
  • Our vision is to produce powerful and effective student leaders who will impact their world, through Biblical thought and action, in obedience to the Great Commission and the Great Commandment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Diferences
Year Founded1976

Student Body

Total Students810 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 8%
Students by GradeWhitefield Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses8 courses
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Girls: Kkaki pants / skirt and polo. Boys: Khaki pants and polo.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,900
Tuition NotesTuition actually varies depending on the school level applying for.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,800
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Ashley Lawrence


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Class Officers, Junior Beta, Robotics Program, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Spiritual Leadership Team, Student Council, Thespian Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Praise Band, Theater (Drama)

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Elementary Intramural Sports

School Notes

  • At least one parent must be a born-again believer in Jesus Christ and along with the student(s), be an active member of an evangelical church.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville
    Grades: K-12 | 116 students
    3.7 miles
    11501 Schlatter Road
    Louisville, KY 40291
    3.7 K-12
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
    0.5 miles
    7808 Beulah Church Rd
    Louisville, KY 40228
    0.5 PK-12
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 428 students
    5.1 miles
    3101 Bluebird Ln
    Louisville, KY 40299
    5.1 PK-12
  • Louisville
     St. Gabriel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 723 students
    2 miles
    5503 Bardstown Road
    Louisville, KY 40291
    2 NS-8
  • Louisville
     Assumption High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
    6.2 miles
    2170 Tyler Ln
    Louisville, KY 40205
    6.2 9-12

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The average private school tuition in Louisville, KY is $8,835 for elementary schools and $10,539 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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