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For the 2021 school year, there are 110 charter public schools in Tennessee, serving 37,758 students.
Learn more about how charter schools work. Tennessee charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 34% statewide average).
The top ranked charter public schools in Tennessee are Valor Flagship Academy, Purpose Prep and Nashville Classical. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the Tennessee public school average of 16:1.

Top Tennessee Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Valor Flagship Academy Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4527 Nollensville Rd
    Nashville, TN 37211
    (615) 823-7982

    Grades: 5-8 | 485 students
  • Purpose Prep Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    220 Venture Cir
    Nashville, TN 37228
    (615) 724-0705

    Grades: K-4 | 341 students
  • Nashville Classical Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1310 Ordway
    Nashville, TN 37206
    (615) 538-5841

    Grades: K-4 | 377 students
  • Valor Voyager Academy Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4527 Nolensville Rd
    Nashville, TN 37211
    (615) 823-7982

    Grades: 5-8 | 489 students
  • Kipp Academy Nashville Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    123 Douglas Ave
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 226-4484

    Grades: 5-8 | 363 students
  • East End Preparatory School Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1460 Mcgavock Pike
    Nashville, TN 37216
    (615) 630-7470

    Grades: K-6 | 750 students
  • Rocketship United Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    320 Plus Park Blvd
    Nashville, TN 37217
    (615) 712-7499

    Grades: K-4 | 530 students
  • Intrepid College Preparatory Charter School Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5432 Bell Forge Lane East
    Antioch, TN 37013
    (615) 200-0131

    Grades: 5-9 | 492 students
  • Circles Of Success Learning Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    867 South Parkway East
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 322-7978

    Grades: K-5 | 229 students
  • Stem Prep Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1162 Foster Ave
    Nashville, TN 37210
    (615) 752-0002

    Grades: 5-8 | 523 students
  • Ivy Academy Inc. Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8443 Dayton Pike
    Soddy Daisy, TN 37379
    (423) 305-7494

    Grades: 6-12 | 216 students
  • Kipp Nashville College Prep Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3410 Knight Rd
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 226-4484

    Grades: 5-8 | 343 students
  • Memphis Rise Academy Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5130 Raleigh Lagrange
    Memphis, TN 38122
    (901) 379-5750

    Grades: 6-9 | 438 students
  • Liberty Collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3515 Gallatin Rd
    Nashville, TN 37206
    (615) 564-1974

    Grades: 5-8 | 460 students
  • Kipp Nashville Collegiate High School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    123 Douglas Ave
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 226-4484

    Grades: 9-12 | 333 students
  • Stem Prep High School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1162 Foster Ave
    Nashville, TN 37210
    (615) 921-2200

    Grades: 9-11 | 377 students
  • Aurora Collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3804 Given Ave
    Memphis, TN 38122
    (901) 249-4615

    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
  • Star Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3240 James Rd
    Memphis, TN 38108
    (901) 387-5050

    Grades: K-5 | 244 students
  • Dubois Elementary School Of Entrepreneurship Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4443 S Germantown Rd
    Memphis, TN 38111
    (901) 509-6190

    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
  • Arrow Academy Of Excellence Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    645 Semmes St
    Memphis, TN 38111
    (901) 207-1891

    Grades: K-3 | 83 students
  • Strive Collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3055 Lebanon Rd, Suite 300
    Nashville, TN 37214
    (615) 645-6440

    Grades: 5-7 | 255 students
  • Leadership Preparatory Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4190 Elliston Rd
    Memphis, TN 38111
    (901) 512-4495

    Grades: K-3 | 197 students
  • Lead Prep Southeast Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    531 Metroplex Dr
    Nashville, TN 37211
    (615) 800-6814

    Grades: 5-9 | 616 students
  • Power Center Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6120 Winchester Rd
    Memphis, TN 38115
    (901) 333-6874

    Grades: 6-8 | 459 students
  • Southern Avenue Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2221 Democrat Rd
    Memphis, TN 38132
    (901) 743-7335

    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
  • Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1802 Bailey Ave
    Chattanooga, TN 37404
    (423) 702-7230

    Grades: 6-12 | 359 students
  • Nashville Prep Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 56th Ave N
    Nashville, TN 37209
    (615) 538-7284

    Grades: 5-8 | 384 students
  • Power Center Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6120 Winchester Rd
    Memphis, TN 38115
    (901) 310-2999

    Grades: K-3 | 534 students
  • Smithson Craighead Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    730 Neely's Bend Rd
    Madison, TN 37115
    (615) 228-9886

    Grades: K-4 | 185 students
  • Promise Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1346 Bryan St
    Memphis, TN 38108
    (901) 324-4456

    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
  • Memphis Business Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1082 Berclair
    Memphis, TN 38127
    (901) 591-7267

    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
  • Freedom Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5132 Jonetta Rd
    Memphis, TN 38109
    (901) 259-5959

    Grades: 6-12 | 796 students
  • Emerald Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    220 Carrick St
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865) 637-3227

    Grades: K-7 | 373 students
  • Cameron College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1034 1st Avenue South
    Nashville, TN 37210
    (615) 291-6365

    Grades: 5-8 | 626 students
  • Memphis College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1500 Dunn Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 620-6475

    Grades: K-5 | 280 students
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