Temple Baptist Academy (Powell)

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Temple Baptist Academy
1700 W Beaver Creek Drive

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United States
Coordinates36°01′30″N 84°01′16″W / 36.0249°N 84.0211°W / 36.0249; -84.0211Coordinates: 36°01′30″N 84°01′16″W / 36.0249°N 84.0211°W / 36.0249; -84.0211
TypePrivate elementary and secondary Christian school
Motto"Take the High Road"
Religious affiliation(s)Christian
CEEB code431902
NCES School ID01296651[1]
PrincipalJeff Jones
Teaching staff17.8
GradesK to 12
CampusLarge suburb
MascotRoyal Crusaders
AffiliationsCrown College of the Bible, AACS

Temple Baptist Academy is a private Christian school located in Powell, Tennessee. It was established in 1971 by the Temple Baptist Church as a ministry to educate students with Christian values.

Total enrollment is around 200 students, from kindergarten to 12th grade. Temple Baptist Academy emphasizes parental involvement in academic and spiritual development of students.

Temple Baptist Academy is accredited by SACS CASI, an accrediting division of AdvancED.[2] Temple Baptist Academy is also affiliated with the Tennessee Association of Christian Schools (TACS), and is also a member of the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).

The school's curriculum includes materials from Abeka, Bob Jones University Press, and Saxon.

A full music program including choirs, bands, and private instruction is available. Students may also participate in Bible quizzes, academic contests, and fine arts competition, as well as intramural and interscholastic sports.


  1. ^ "Search for Private Schools – School Detail for Temple Baptist Academy". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved Dec 31, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Institution Summary". www.advanc-ed.org. AdvanceED. Retrieved 31 December 2014.

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