There are 6 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout Tennessee.
Founded in 1868, St. Andrew's-Sewanee and its students enjoy many long held traditions like the Morning Watch, ringing the Chapel Bells after a victory, Creative Expression Assemblies, and the All-Night Readathon. Recent readathons have featured Jack Kerouac's On the Road, Anna Karenina, and A Death in the Family.
The King's Academy 67-acre campus is beautiful and peaceful. Yet, it is convenient to McGhee-Tyson Airport, universities, research hospitals, shopping, outdoor recreation, and various cultural and educational opportunities.
Tennessee Boarding Schools
- School Location Grades Students
Grades: 6-12, PG | 33 students414 Brymer Creek Rd
McDonald, TN 37353
Grades: 9-12| 6-12 (day) | 1024 students171 Baylor School Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grades: 7-12| Pre-K-12 (day) | 482 students202 Smothers Road
Seymour, TN 37865
Grades: 9-12| 6-12 (day) | 667 students500 Dodds Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grades: 9-12| 6-12 (day) | 230 students290 Quintard Rd.
Sewanee, TN 37375
Grades: 7-12| 6-12 (day) | 318 students319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020
January 28, 2016
Does your son or daughter ride? Are you thinking about finding a private school which will suit both your academic requirements and your child's penchant for riding? Let's look at a couple of schools with riding programs.
January 25, 2016
Here are five questions the answers to which will introduce you to the world of private schools.
January 05, 2016
Parents considering schools should read New York Times columnist Frank Bruni's book about college admissions entitled Where You Go Is Not Who You Will Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania. Much of what he says applies in the private K-12 world.