NIA at a Glance

Academically, Spiritually, Socially, Emotionally, and Physically

- Nashville International AcademyEducating the Whole Child


AdvancEd (Cognia) Accreditation

CISNA Accreditation


0+ Students
More than 150 students in Pre-Kindergarten to high school grades

0+ Ethnicities
Diverse student body with over 25 different ethnicities represented


Class Size

Small Class Size

Exceeds Standards

NIA’s academic instruction exceeds Tennessee State Standards

Higher Test Scores

Our standardized test scores are higher than those of Davidson and Williamson County schools

Academic Excellence

Our students excel academically in a safe and supportive environment

Computer Studies

Computer classes are offered at the middle and highschool levels

Responsive Classroom Method

Our teachers use the Responsive Classroom method for positive classroom management

Arabic Second Language

All NIA students receive Arabic as a second language instruction

Pre-AP and AP Courses

We challenge our students academically by offering Pre-AP and AP courses

Caring Teachers

Our students are taught by certified, diverse, and caring teachers

Project Based Learning

All students engage in project based learning units

Special Classes

Students receive weekly physical education and art classes

Morning Meetings

Daily morning meetings are held where teachers engage students in activities and energizers to create a positive classroom community

Spiritual Life

Morning Prayers

Students participate in a daily morning assembly where the administration and teachers engage students in morning prayers and spiritual themes

Daily Prayers

Students perform daily congregational prayers


Spiritual themes are integrated across the curriculum, highlighting compassion, control and conscience

Religious Studies

Students take Quran and Islamic studies classes