A Word from TKA Principal LeRoy Beam

Today’s Foundation. Tomorrow’s Success.

Tomorrow’s success begins today! Build a firm foundation at The King’s Academy. TKA strives to build excellence, faith, character, community and vision in the hearts and minds of students, preparing them for success in college and life.

The King’s Academy is a Christian coeducational college preparatory school serving day students in grades PreK-12 and boarding students in grades 7-12. TKA is committed to empowering students to reach their greatest potential and equipping them for a life of service in the cause of Christ.

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, the Great Smoky Mountains are 17.5 miles to our south, 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.

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 Boarding Schools (TABS), the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and the Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools.

The King’s Academy is a program of Harrison-Chilhowee Baptist Academy and is affiliated with the Tennessee Baptist Convention.

The King’s Academy does not discriminate in any of its policies or programs on the basis of race, sex, physical handicap, or national or ethnic origin.