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Thinking About Schooling Options for Next Fall? Apply by March 8th to Templeton Academy Nashville!

[fa icon="calendar"] 3/5/19 7:47 AM / by Kalee Barbis

Kalee Barbis

application-deadline-MarchAt this time of year, many Nashville parents are thinking hard about the next school year. Will their children get the spot they want through the lottery system? Can their family afford private education? Are their kids being challenged enough at their current school? 

We know there is a lot to think about when it comes to making a schooling decision. It's not too late to consider Templeton Academy Nashville! In fact, we've extended our regular admissions to March 8th and are still offering a 5% tuition discount to families that apply before the deadline. This is the perfect moment to explore the possibility of Templeton Academy for your child. Keep reading to learn more about daily life at Templeton Academy and about your application and registration options.

Application Deadlines Are Approaching—Apply Today

Here's a closer look at your registration options. Don't forget that we're offering a 5% tuition discount to families who enroll by March 31st!

Regular Admissions: Deadline extended to March 8th! Regular admissions is for families who are excited about BTA and hope to have their schooling plans finalized in the coming weeks. With regular admissions, families complete their application, receive a decision shortly thereafter, and then get a 5% tuition discount ($14,775) for enrolling by March 31st.

Want to get a sense for experiential learning? Learn all about a typical day  in the life of a middle school student at BTA Nashville here!

Rolling Admissions: Templeton Academy recognizes that the vibrant cities we use as our campuses are growing. Because of that – and any other family needs that may arise –Templeton Academy reserves limited seats for rolling admissions. Templeton Academy is committed to being a micro-school and as such has a maximum capacity of 150 students.

2019-2020 Domestic Tuition and Registration Fees

4 Terms $15,550 
3 Terms $12,850
2 Terms $8,750
1 Term $5,125

Payments can be made in full, or in installments over the course of the school year.

Curious about a day in the life of a high school student at BTA Nashville?  Learn more from our recent blog.

A Quick Look at the Application Process

There are five basic steps involved in the application process.

  1. Learn if Templeton Academy could be a good fit for your child via the blog, website, or informational events.
  2. Set up a one-on-one meeting with Head of School, Kalee Barbis, by reaching out via email (Kalee.Barbis@blythtempleton.org) or telephone (615-601-0893).
  3. Submit supplemental materials.
  4. Schedule and attend an interview.
  5. Complete registration and payment.

Become a part of our student-centered community and begin the application process today!

Apply Today!


Topics: student-centered learning, private educaton, Nashville

Kalee Barbis

About Kalee Barbis

Kalee is the founding Head of School for Templeton Academy in Nashville. Kalee is a Nashville native with a decade of educational experience. Educated at the University of Tennessee, Lipscomb, and Vanderbilt Universities. Kalee is deeply committed to personalized, experiential education. She has a strong track record in developing relationships with students and teachers, and cultivating a student-centered classroom. Kalee spent the past three years in Washington DC, founding Washington Leadership Academy, an XQ Super School focused on reimagining high school, as the assistant principal. Prior to that, Kalee taught in Nashville for six years. She is excited to return home to bring BTA to the city.

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