To Visit or Request More Information…
We love visitors! Come meet us, tour the campus, ask questions, and see classical education in action. Please fill in this form and we will contact you to schedule a visit or help with any information you would like before deciding about a visit. Thursday mornings are ideal because you can join our weekly chapel service. We look forward to meeting you! [Due to COVID-19, please call 931-388-0556 before visiting to ensure we will be on campus! Our date to resume in-classroom learning following spring break has not yet been determined. -March 26, 2020]
These steps are for new applicants. (Existing families re-enroll in February and then remaining seats are offered to new applicants.)
Prayerfully complete an online application. There is a $50 non-refundable application fee for first students + $25 for each sibling, with a $100 max application fee per family. In addition, please submit to our office copies of most recent report card, school records, standardized tests, character reference, and documentation of any diagnoses. You may also apply for financial aid after March 1st if desired.
Upon receipt of all requested documentation, the school will contact parents or guardians to schedule an interview with our Head of School. It is preferable for both parents to be present if possible. Schedule permitting, students will be assessed for grade placement at the time of the parent interview.
The admissions team meets weekly to review interview & placement test results. The Head of School will make a decision on the application. Parents will be notified by phone or email as soon as possible.
Upon acceptance, please submit or email the following:
- Copy of the birth certificate
- Copy of vaccination shot record or signed statement of refusal with supporting documentation
- Return signed affirmation that you have read and will uphold the Standard (our Student/Parent Handbook.)
Purchase uniforms from Lands End or the school’s used uniform collection. Obtain supplies. If applicable, start your students on Summer Reading. New parent orientation will be held near the beginning of the school year. Watch for Agathos Parent Council (APC) meetings and activities so you can become involved and quickly meet other parents. Welcome!
Agathos Classical School has a non-discriminatory policy in accordance with the IRS Code describing 501(c)3 organizations and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or teachers on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin.
Agathos Classical School is a non-profit, tax exempt 501(c)3 organization. We ask that you prayerfully seek the Lord to provide the funds necessary for your child(ren) to attend Agathos. Because services are received, tuition payments are not tax deductible. The members and staff ask for His provision daily in order to meet Agathos’ financial obligations. We seek donations, which are tax deductible to the full extent of the law, to fund special projects, future plans, and financial aid.
Tuition Payment Plans for 2020-21
Payment may be made in full at the beginning of the year, split into two equal payments at the start of each semester, or spread into ten equal monthly payments.
|Pre K (3 Day – MWF)||$3,900|
|Pre K (5 Day)||$5,900|
|1st – 4th Grades||$ 6,850|
|5th – 8th Grades||$ 7,100|
|9th – 12th Grades||$ 7,500|
Application Fee : $50 for 1st child, $25 for additional siblings, with a family max of $100.
Student Activities Fees
3 equal installments are due in March, June and September
|Grammar (PreK-6)||$120 (Total $360)|
|Logic (7-8)||$200 (Total $600)|
|Rhetoric (9-12)||$250 (Total $750)|
Student Activity Fees Cover: Enrollment, Field Trips (including driver costs), Rhetoric School Book Fee, School Sponsored Events for students (Tomb Raider, Bolo Tie Ball, House Activities, Winter Social, Protocol Events, etc.), Classroom Supplies, Yearbook, Art Supplies, and DC Trip Deposit for 8th grade.
Student Activity Fees Do Not Include: School Uniforms, Team Fees, Field Trip Lunches, ACS Family Movie Night, nor
Senior Fee: one-time fee of $25 (covers gown rental, school-wide invitations, program printing, and diploma costs)
Financial Aid (Tuition Reduction)
Agathos is pleased to offer financial aid to make attendance possible where