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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 9-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 415 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $79,170
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $49,556
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Currey Ingram Academy ranks among the top 20 boarding schools (out of 287 schools) for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Student Attention

School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2023 School Data
Currey Ingram Academy
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
9-12, PG
8-12
Grades Offered (Day)
PK-12, PG
PK-12
School Type
Co-ed
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
ADHD, Dyslexia/Language-based learning differences, Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia, Executive Function deficits, Processing speed deficits, Working Memory Deficits, Mild Anxiety Disorder, Mild Autism Spectrum Disorder
n/a
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
Year Founded
1968
1906
Campus Size
83 acres
126 acres

Student Body

Enrollment
415 students
315 students
% Students Boarding
15%
67%
Offers Post-Grad Year
Yes
No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
No
No
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Khaki pants and polo, shirt and tie/sweater on Mondays
Casual
Average Class Size
7 students
12
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
7:1
ESL Courses Offered
No
Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
80%
71%
Summer Program Offered
No
Yes

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size
$18 million
$27 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$79,170
$64,800
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$49,556
$35,000
% Students on Financial Aid
44%
40%
Merit Scholarships Offered
No
No

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
None / Rolling
Jan. 15
SSAT Required
Yes
Yes
Director of Admissions
Dolly Roach

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered
8
16

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
3
23
Extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Quiz Bowl Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Rock Band, Theatre Productions

College Matriculation

Year:
10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)

School Notes

  • Currey Ingram Academy is an exceptional co-ed Junior Kindergarten - 12th grade day and boarding school for students with learning differences. The school, which was founded in 1968, is located on a picturesque 83-acre campus in Brentwood, Tennessee, just miles from downtown Nashville and the Nashville International Airport (BNA). Currey Ingram is committed to providing students with a personalized education that fosters an inclusive and supportive environment. Students with learning differences, such as dyslexia, ADHD, and executive functioning deficits, among other diagnoses, thrive in our small classes and from our research-based approaches. The school's academic approach also integrates adaptive technology, social and emotional learning support and goals, and talented educators to create individualized learning plans for every student. Beyond academics, the school promotes a sense of community through extracurricular activities in arts, athletics, service, and interest-based areas.   Our boarding school environment fosters a strong community, allowing students to receive personalized academic support while building meaningful friendships and essential social skills. The residential boarding program provides a nurturing living and learning environment and prepares students for lifelong independence by empowering students and equipping them with the necessary tools and confidence to succeed.
  • LD types supported: ADHD, Dyslexia/Language-based learning differences, Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia, Executive Function deficits, Processing speed deficits, Working Memory Deficits, Mild Anxiety Disorder, Mild Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Currey Ingram Academy accreditations: SAIS
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Currey Ingram Academy cost?
Currey Ingram Academy's tuition is approximately $79,170 for boarding students and $49,556 for day students.
What sports does Currey Ingram Academy offer?
Currey Ingram Academy offers 8 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country Running, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Volleyball.
What is Currey Ingram Academy's ranking?
Currey Ingram Academy ranks among the top 20 boarding schools for Small average class sizes and Low student:teacher ratio.
When is the application deadline for Currey Ingram Academy?
The application deadline for Currey Ingram Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 9-12, PG
  • Enrollment: 415 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $79,170
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $49,556
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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