The mission of The King School is to build a strong foundation for students in grades K-5 focusing on family, education, diversity, community, and faith.
Educational Program Overview
The King School is a small neighborhood K-5 Christian school located on the campus of Olivet Baptist Church in downtown Chattanooga with one class per grade. Instruction and curriculum practices include:
Language-rich classroom environments
Literacy instruction specific to needs
Math instruction including coding and real-world problem solving
The study of history and science in connection with other subjects
Bible and technology integration
Weekly chapel time
Flexible Seating options that allow students to move as they learn
STEM, Art, Music, and Library activities weekly
The King School admissions and financial aid processes begin with each prospective applicant going through the checklist as outlined below. Applications for the 2022-2023 school year are accepted beginning on September 1. The application process must be completed by January 31. We will continue to receive applications after this date as long as there is space available.
Complete the Online Application. (Scroll down to find The King School and select appropriate grade level). A one-time, nonrefundable application fee of $25 is required to submit the application. A pastor recommendation will be needed. *Cost to attend is $7,100 per student. Financial aid is available by application.
From Downtown Chattanooga: Head Southeast from downtown on MLK Blvd. Look for a large mural of Martin Luther King on the side of the building. This is Peeples St. Take a right onto Peeples St. The King School is your first left in to Olivet Baptist Church.