Nashville Area Private Schools

Best Nashville Private Schools

Complete list of the Best Private Schools in the Nashville and middle Tennessee area. As parents we want the best for our kids and sometimes that means looking into private schools for the best education. Nashville has a number of great options and these private schools are spread out all over the middle Tennessee area.

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Akiva School is a co-educational elementary Jewish Day School serving students in grade K-6.

Akiva School
809 Percy Warner Boulevard
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615)356-1880
Fax: (615)356-1850

Battle Ground Academy, located in Franklin, Tennessee (about sixteen miles south of Nashville) is a college preparatory day school, pre-kindergarten through grade 12, with a student body of about 920 students.

Lower School
150 Franklin Road
37064 Franklin , TN
Phone: (615) 794-3501

At Benton Hall Academy, we understand and celebrate that all human beings are different. Different in the ways we perceive the world. Different in the ways we express our feelings. Different in the way we relate to others.

Benton Hall Academy
2422 Bethlehem Loop Road
37069 Franklin , TN
Phone: (615) 791-6467

Brentwood Academy is dedicated to nurturing and challenging the whole person — body, mind and spirit — to the glory of God. By educating the whole person, Brentwood Academy prepares its students for life, not just college.


Brentwood Academy
219 Granny White Pike
37027 Brentwood , TN
Phone: (615)

Christ the King School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the Diocese of Nashville and Tennessee State Department of Education. Our students are challenged in a strong academic and faith-filled community.

Christ the King School
3105 Belmont Blvd.
37212 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 292-9465
Fax: (615) 292-2477

Steeped in history and academic excellence, CA is also founded on a strong core in Christian values. This combination provides our students with a well-rounded educational program designed to equip them for lives of significance.

Columbia Academy
1101 West 7th St.
38401 Columbia , TN
Phone: (931) 388-5363
Fax: (931) 380-8506

Currey Ingram Academy is a primary through twelfth grade independent college preparatory school. Currey Ingram provides an environment rich in opportunities for students who have unique learning styles.

Currey Ingram Academy
6544 Murray Lane
37027 Brentwood , TN
Phone: (615) 507-3242
Fax: (615) 507-3169

Davidson Academy is a private, Christian, co-educational college preparatory day school offering qualified and caring Christian teachers in small classes, the Core Knowledge sequence integrated with nondenominational Christian emphasis, a wide var

Davidson Academy
1414 Old Hickory Blvd.
37207 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 860-5300
Fax: (615) 868-7918

Donelson Christian Academy is a non-denominational, fully-accredited Christian school serving students in kindergarten through grade twelve.

Donelson Christian Academy
300 Danyacrest Drive
37214 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 883-2926
Fax: (615) 883-2998

Ensworth is a coed independent day school located in west Nashville. Grades Pre-First through Twelve are offered. The school strives to develop both the mind and the body of each student to its fullest potential.

Ensworth School - Primary
211 Ensworth Avenue
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 383-0661
Fax: (615) 269-4840

Ezell-Harding Christian School is an independent school for grades PreK-12. The school is located in southeastern Metropolitan-Davidson County on Bell Road between Interstate 24 and Murfreesboro Road.

Ezell Harding Christian School
574 Bell Road
37013 Antioch , TN
Phone: (615) 367-0532
Fax: (615) 399-8747

Franklin Road Academy is an independent, Christian, co-educational day school enrolling 900 students in preK-12.

Franklin Road Academy
4700 Franklin Road
37220 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 832-8845
Fax: (615) 834-4137

Goodpasture Christian School is a church-related, college preparatory, coeducational day school founded in 1965. The school is located in Madison, Tennessee, a residential community north of Nashville.

Goodpasture Christian School
619 Due West Ave
37115 Madison , TN
Phone: (615) 868-2600

The mission of Harding Academy is to educate and inspire children to become thoughtful, creative, lifelong learners who are self-disciplined, responsible, caring citizens.

Harding Academy
170 Windsor Drive
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 356-5510
Fax: (615) 356-0441

Tracing our roots back 146 years to the Ward Seminary and to Ward-Belmont Preparatory School, Harpeth Hall’s visionary educators continue to expand and adapt a challenging college preparatory, gender-based curriculum to prepare young women for the

Harpeth Hall School
3801 Hobbs Road
37215 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 297-9543
Fax: (615) 297-0480


Lancaster Christian Academy
150 Soccer Way
37167 Smyrna , TN
Phone: 615-223-0451

Middle Tennessee Christian School is a PK-12 school that has been educating Rutherford county students since 1962 with campuses in Murfreesboro and Smyrna.

Middle Tennessee Christian School
100 East Mtcs Road
37129 Murfressboro , TN
Phone: (615) 893-0602
Fax: (615) 895-8815

Montgomery Bell Academy offers young men an exemplary college preparatory experience, assisting them in becoming “gentlemen, scholars, athletes” and young men of wisdom and moral integrity who will make significant contributions to society

Montgomery Bell Academy
Montgomery Bell Academy 4001 Harding RoadMontgomery Bell Academy
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 298-5514
Fax: (615) 297-0271

In West Nashville, there is a place where students dream big, believe in themselves and do great things.

Nashville Christian School
7555 Sawyer Brown Road
37221 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 356-5600
Fax: (615) 352-1324

A PreK-6th co-educational independent school, building character and integrity in a Christian environment for a lifetime of learning and service.

Oak Hill School
4815 Franklin Pike
37220 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 297-6544

The Oak Hill School, an outreach of First Presbyterian Church, is a co-educational independent elementary school serving students in PreK through sixth grade.

Oak Hill School
4815 Franklin Road
37220 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 297-6544
Fax: (615) 298-9555

Founded in 1936, Overbrook’s mission is to provide an atmosphere in which a child can achieve this or her fullest potential in all areas: spiritual, intellectual, emotional, cultural, physical and social.

Overbrook School
4210 Harding Road
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 292-5134
Fax: (615) 783-0560

Pope John Paul II High School opened its doors in August of 2002 with 240 students. In a short period of time, we have grown to be the second largest non-public high school in Nashville, with just less than 600 students and 70 faculty and staff.

Pope John Paul II High School
117 Caldwell Drive
37075 Hendersonville , TN
Phone: (615) 822-2375
Fax: (615) 822-6226

As an educational ministry of Saint Ann Church, Saint Ann School exists to assist in the Christian formation of its children in accordance with Catholic tradition.

Saint Ann School
5105 Charlotte Avenue
37209 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 269-0568
Fax: (615) 297-1383

Founded in 1867, St. Bernard Academy, a coed elementary (K-8) school, is preparing compassionate leaders for the global society of the 21st century.

St. Bernard Academy
2020 24th Avenue, South
37212 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 385-0440
Fax: (615) 783-0241

Founded in 1860, St. Cecilia Academy encourages within each student academic excellence, creativity and development of leadership.

St. Cecilia Academy
4210 Harding Road
37205 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 298-4525
Fax: (615) 783-0561

St. Edward School is a Catholic Elementary School within the Diocese of Nashville that has been serving the Catholic community for over fifty years. We currently have an enrollment 472 students in grades Pre-K through eight. St.

St. Edward School
190 Thompson Lane
37211 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 833-5770
Fax: (615) 833-9739

Since its founding 40 years ago as a distinctively Christian school in the heart of Nashville’s Green Hills community, St. Paul has sought to keep this Christian identity central to its mission.

St. Paul Christian Academy
5035 Hillsboro Road
37215 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 269-4751
Fax: (615) 269-6838

Sumner Academy is designed to meet the educational needs of motivated students with high academic ability. The curriculum offers the finest instruction for core classes, as well as Spanish, computer, library science, art, and music.

Sumner Academy
464 Nichols Lane
37066 Gallatin , TN
Phone: (615) 452-1914
Fax: (615) 452-1923
The Covenant School
33 Burton Hills Blvd.
37215 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 467-2313
Fax: (615) 467-2315

If you are proud to be a member of an inclusive community and believe that diversity is a source of strength and beauty, welcome home.

The Farm School
151 Schoolhouse Rd.
38483 Summertown , TN
Phone: 9319642325

If you are proud to be a member of an inclusive community and believe that diversity is a source of strength and beauty, welcome home.

The Farm School
151 Schoolhouse Rd
38483 Summertown , TN
Phone: 931.269.9038

Founded in 1915 as a demonstration school for George Peabody Teachers College, University School of Nashville is a coeducational, college preparatory day school enrolling approximately 1,020 students in K-12.

University School of Nashville
2000 Edgehill AvenueUniversity School of Nashville Logo
37212 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 321-8000
Fax: (615) 321-0889

The Webb School is a coeducational college-preparatory day/boarding school for grades 6-12. Established in 1870 by William R. “Sawney” Webb in Culleoka, Tenn., the school moved to its present location on 145 acres in Bell Buckle in 1886.

The Webb School
319 Webb Street East
37020 Bell Buckle , TN
Phone: (931) 389-9322
Fax: (931) 389-9101