Zion Christian Academy is a non-denominational Christian school whose mission is to serve Christian families throughout this area.
Strong academics are stressed throughout all grade levels with the high school program being college preparatory.
ZCA is fully accreditated and all teachers are certified and have a minimum of a bachelors degree from an accredited college or university.
ZCA is a member of the TSSAA, Division II for all HS athletic competitions.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 471 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,000
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Zion Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1979

Student Body

Total Students
471 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade
Zion Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
16 students
Number of AP Courses
2 courses
Average ACT score
25
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Posted on web site

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition Rate varies by grade level. See posting on website.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,300

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Beta Club, Builders Club, Chess Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, History Club WWI & WWII, Interact Club, Junior Beta Club, Key Club, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, National Science Honor Society, Photography Club, Science Club, Speech and Debate Team, Student Council

School Notes

  • Zion Christian Academy is committed to providing quality academic training in a Christ-centered environment.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Zion Christian Academy cost?

Zion Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $6,000 for private students.

What schools are Zion Christian Academy often compared to?

Zion Christian Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Agathos Classical School, Columbia Academy by visitors of our site.

What sports does Zion Christian Academy offer?

Zion Christian Academy offers 12 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Marksmanship, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball and Weightlifting.

What is Zion Christian Academy's ranking?

Zion Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for: Largest student body and Most extracurriculars offered.

When is the application deadline for Zion Christian Academy?

The application deadline for Zion Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 471 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,000
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $10,616 for elementary schools and $11,085 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tennessee is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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