Founded Year: 1880
Campus Size: 67 acres
Grades Offered: K-12,PG
Accredited by: AdvancED, TABS, ACSI, SACS
Student #: Boarding# 53, Day# 434, Total# 487
International Students: 8% from 18 countries
Average Class Size: 12
Student/Teacher Ratio: 1：12
Number of AP Courses: 6AP + 4Dural +10Honor
Teachers Holding Advanced Degrees: 50%
ACT Average: 26 (TOP 50%)
Summer program: offer
95% 4-year college acceptance!
Over 95% of graduates attend 4-year college
Average GPA for seniors is 3.4
Average of 61% of seniors over the last 5 years received scholarships to universities.
TKA Offers ES, ACT, SAT preparatory classes.
Math Department entered high school math students in the ACSI Math League Competition in 2015. TKA has 5 winners!
1.“Best value” school with low cost and high quality of education, wise choice!
2.Rigorous college preparatory program
3.Competitive athletics, fantastic fine arts, and various other co-curricular activities.
4.TKA celebrate the partnership among students, teachers, and families.
5.Faculty members are committed to serving the unique needs of each student.
6.DISTINCTIVE PROGRAMS: Weekly Chapel, Academic Competitions, After School Academics from 3-4 p.m.
TKA is located in Seymour, TN. Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. Knoxville, TN is 12 miles to our north; the Great Smoky Mountains are 17.5 miles to our south; Atlanta, Georgia is 229 miles to our south. Just 20 minutes from Knoxville's McGhee Tyson Airport and 12 miles from downtown Knoxville, a major city. TKA is convenient to cultural, historical and educational institutions, great shopping and entertainment, and numerous outdoor activities such as hiking, zip-lining, fishing, and camping.
10 stately buildings, technology center, swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, football field, baseball field, softball field, soccer field, fitness center, five homes, two apartments, and a tranquil campground equipped with 13 hookups. A new athletic and academic complex was opened in 2014.
Community Service, Independent Study, Personal Finance, Service Learning
ADD/ADHD Support, College Counseling, Evening Study Assistance, Learning Center, Learning Differences Support
ARTS: Fine art, Portfolio, Choir, Orchestra, Drama
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Tuition and Board for international students: $27,675