Seymour, Tennessee, USA
MISSION STATEMENT: The King’s Academy is a Christ-centered day and boarding school reaching local, national and international students of all socioeconomic backgrounds, educating and preparing them academically, emotionally, physically, socially and spiritually for the twenty-first century.
ACCREDITATION AND AFFILIATION: The King’s Academy is accredited by AdvancED /Southern Association of Colleges and Schools – Council on Accreditation and School Improvement, the Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation, and maintains active membership in the Association of Christian Schools International and the Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools.
LOCATION: The King’s Academy is located on 67 acres of gentle rolling foothills in the suburban community of Seymour, Tennessee. Knoxville, Tennessee is 12 miles to our north and the Great Smoky Mountains are 17.5 miles to our south. Nashville, Tennessee is 191 miles to our west and Atlanta, Georgia is 229 miles to our south. The King’s Academy is convenient to cultural, historical and educational institutions, great shopping and entertainment, and numerous outdoor activities such as hiking, zip-lining, fishing, and camping.
HISTORY: From its beginnings in a small log-cabin built in the mid-1800’s, the academy has grown into its spacious 67-acre campus today. Located in the scenic foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in East Tennessee, the academy is proud of its heritage. With biblical values at the center of all its programs, the school has successfully educated students who have gone on to serve the world by becoming leaders in education, business, ministry, health care, politics, and more.