Welcome to the Guide to Chattanooga Private School Open Houses!

Chattanooga Private Schools

Open House Dates: November 5th 4 p.m. -7 p.m. 

A private Christian school serving Infants, ages six weeks – 8th grades – BCA is fully accredited and offers a complete academic program starting in Pre-K1. We have been educating students in the Chattanooga area since 1887, providing a solid foundation academically and spiritually to prepare them to attend the college-preparatory high school of their choice. 

(BCA) is fully accredited by the National Lutheran School Accreditation and AdvancEd. In addition to focusing on academic excellence and spiritual growth for each child, BCA is able to offer individual attention in a family-oriented environment. Sports opportunities include volleyball, soccer, basketball, cheerleading, cross-country and track. Students may also participate in extracurricular activities such as Tae Kwon-Do, gymnastics, ballet, choir, piano and voice lessons. 

The school also offers year-round child care through its on-campus Christian Children’s Center for infants ages six weeks to early age three, preparing them for success in the full academic programs for pre-k3/4, kindergarten, elementary and middle school levels. 

Families may schedule a tour any weekday between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., or they may visit one of our evening open houses, offered most months of the year (4 – 7 p.m.) For more information, contact Emily Patton in admissions at 423.622.3755, ext. 12 or [email protected]


800 Belvoir Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37412


Open House for Pre-K through 8th grade Parents and Students

Founded in 1937, Our Lady of Perpetual Help School is an elementary parochial school serving Catholic and non-Catholic families, welcoming children of all faiths in grades Pre-K3 through 8th. O.L.P.H., along with all ten Diocesan Schools, is accredited through AdvancED/SACS/. We are part of a system of excellence, meeting AdvancED’s high standards of achievement. O.L.P.H. is a Tennessee State certified Catholic School.

Along with our challenging standards-driven core curriculum and our strong religion program, our students (PreK through eighth grades) receive a rich arts and technology education. Our technology program includes One-to-One Chromebooks for the middle school and multiple iPad labs available for use in the elementary classrooms. Teachers also have access to our certified Nature Explore Outdoor classroom where students learn through play and exploration.

We also offer a variety of enrichment programs and a full time after school program. There are many opportunities to participate in competitive athletics including football, baseball, volleyball, soccer, basketball, golf, track and field, cross country, tennis and cheerleading.

In addition to the Open House listed above, Private family tours and student shadowing days may be arranged by calling Teresa Hennen in the admissions office at (423) 698-3274 or emailing [email protected]

505 South Moore Road Chattanooga, TN 37412


St. Jude School is currently accepting applications for the  2020 – 2021 school year. We welcome the opportunity to share our story and our spirit with you. We schedule tours on an ongoing basis and will work with you and around your schedule. We also invite you to join us at any of the following events, by just calling to RSVP and providing us with some basic information.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 – 8:30 am – 1:30 pm, Middle School Visitation Day Parents and students join us for a day of information, fun and fellowship with SJS Parent and Student Ambassadors. Students will shadow during classes; Parents will receive personal tours and one on one discussion with current school parents.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 – 4:00 – 6:00 pm, Kindergarten Open House If you would like to be a member of the St. Jude Class of 2029, please join us in the Kindergarten Suite for an opportunity to explore our classrooms and meet the teachers.

To RSVP, ask about additional events or to receive information please contact our Admissions Director, Kathie Preston at 423-877-6022 or [email protected].

Catch the Spirit at St. Jude School!


930 Ashland Terrace
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37415


Campus Tour Dates:

October 17 | November 14December 5 | January 9, 14, 23 and 28, 2020
February 6, 2020 | March 12, 2020

Located on a beautiful, wooded, 24-acre campus in the East Brainerd community, St. Nicholas School is an independent Episcopal school for boys and girls in preschool through 5th grade. Founded in 1958 as a neighborhood kindergarten at Grace Episcopal Church, St. Nicholas has grown into a unique educational community of cottage-based classrooms that provides focused settings for integrated learning. Our Early Learning Center offers a nature-based program that is Reggio Emilia-inspired.  Our curriculum focuses on hands-on learning and builds problem-solving, collaboration and creative thinking skills.

St. Nicholas School offers after-school enrichments, a comprehensive summer camp, a woodworking program, foreign language, and year-round gardening programs. St. Nicholas nurtures the whole child, integrating spiritual, artistic, and physical development.

Come and see for yourself!

Contact Cori Hasden, Admission Director at [email protected]


7525 Min Tom Drive Chattanooga, TN 37421  


Open House Dates: Sunday, October 20th

At Notre Dame, we open hour arms, and hearts to young men and women of all faiths, cultures, and socio-economic backgrounds. We’re preparing young adults for the challenges of college and the wider world beyond. Our mission is to help aspiring leaders to find where their true passions lie and kindle their fire to fight for what is right. 

In addition to the Open House listed above, private tours and shadow days can be arranged by contacting our admissions office at 423-624-4618 or [email protected].

2701 Vermont Ave Chattanooga, TN 37404


Check out these other schools websites for their upcoming open houses in fall and spring:

Baylor School 

Brainerd Baptist School

Hickory Valley Christian Academy

Silverdale Baptist Academy

St. Peter’s Episcopal School 

The Bright School

The Montessori School

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