Currey Ingram Academy

6544 Murray Lane
Brentwood, TN 37027
At Currey Ingram Academy, we understand that students learn differently so we must teach differently.
Our teachers use a diversity of evidence-based instructional practices and present material through individualized, structured and multisensory approaches (visual, auditory and kinesthetic) to best meet the instructional and learning needs of our students.
Through our very intentional and personalized approach to teaching and a nurturing school environment that encourages both academic learning and social growth, Currey Ingram gives students the tools to thrive and grow.

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Definition of Terms
 | 2021 School Data
Currey IngramBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-12, PG9-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded19681907
Campus Size83 acres125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment10 students300 students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearYesNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
Average Class Size7 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Student : Teacher Ratio4:17:1
ESL Courses OfferedNoYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program OfferedNoYes

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size$7 million$25 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
% Students on Financial Aid
Merit Scholarships OfferedNoNo

Acceptance Rate

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredYesYes
Director of AdmissionsDolly Roach

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses


# Interscholastic Sports Offered716
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country Running, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball

College Matriculation

Year: 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

    Currey Ingram Academy is an exemplary private school in Brentwood and is also a highly effective school in Nashville, TN, for students with learning differences, like ADHD and dyslexia. Currey Ingram serves students with average to superior intelligence who may not be reaching their fullest potential in traditional classrooms. As the only learning difference boarding school in Brentwood, TN, Currey Ingram Academy empowers its students to reach their fullest potential. The Brentwood day and boarding school for school grades K - 12 is located on an 83-acre campus just miles from Nashville and Franklin, and has several features that make it unique. These features include small classes, evidence-based instruction, and individualized learning plans for every student. Additionally, there are strong arts, athletics, and extracurricular activity programs. Currey Ingram is a unique dyslexia boarding school which includes speech-language and academic occupational therapies. Currey Ingram Academy values character education and social coaching and provides personalized college preparation and counseling, as well as parent community and professional education opportunities. Families from 33 states and eight countries cite the school as their primary reason for moving to Middle Tennessee. Learning difference types supported byt he school's mission: Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, ADHD, Dyscalculia, Executive Function deficits, processing speed deficits, working memory deficits, and language delays. Currey Ingram Academy accreditations: SAIS.The mission of Currey Ingram Academy is to provide an exemplary K-12 day and 9-12 boarding school program that empowers students with learning differences to achieve their fullest potential. The school delivers on this mission by providing:
  •  Small classes
  •  Evidence-based instruction
  •  Individualized learning plans for every student
  •  Strong arts, athletics and extracurricular activities
  •  Speech-language and academic occupational therapies
  •  Character education and social coaching
  •  Personalized college preparation and counseling
  •  Parent, community and professional education opportunities
  • LD types supported: Dyslexia, ADHD, Dyscalculia, Executive Function
  • Currey Ingram Academy accreditations: SAIS

Profile last updated: 03/31/2021

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