We Believe

We believe in Benton Hall Academy where children who learn differently are educated with compassion, where children who struggle academically and socially are inspired to discover their strengths and maximize their potential, and where children who have been on the outside looking in are invited to belong.

School Calendar

Stay up to date with the latest happenings at Benton Hall Academy by visiting our school calendar. We look forward to seeing you at the events!

2017 Summer Hours

Our regular office hours this summer will be:

Monday – Thursday

9:00am – 12:00pm

Afternoons and Fridays can be scheduled by appointment.

We will be closed July 3rd – July 6th

The first day of school for students will be a full day on Friday, August 11th.

BHA is located at:

The Nashville Korean Presbyterian Church

5555 Franklin Pike


The school is celebrating 39 years of serving students who excel in a non-traditional academic environment made up of smaller classrooms, low student-teacher ratios, and where the curriculum is unique to each student.

One student stated, “Just because I can’t do it the way you can, doesn’t mean I can’t do it!


On Tuesday, October 11th, Benton Hall Academy was welcomed by Mayor Megan Barry back to Davidson County.  BHA is so thankful to have had Mayor Barry, Vice Mayor Briley and Oak Hill Mayor Heidi Campbell in attendance along with board members, staff, students, families, former students, the Nashville Korean Presbyterian Church pastors, and community members.

The BHA Admission Office is still accepting applications for the 2016-2017 & 2017-2018 school year for grades 3-12.

For more information, to request an interview with Jimmy Purcell, Head of School, or schedule a tour please call 615-791-6467.




BHA requires all high school students to complete twenty-two credits to receive a high school diploma. These diploma requirements include…

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BHA is a non-profit organization. We rely on the generosity of others to keep our tuition costs low. There are many ways you can help.

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BHA meets and exceeds all state requirements and has been accredited by AdvancEd since 1998 and is approved by the State of Tennessee.