Educational Options in Maury County
Agathos Classical School
1201 Mapleash Avenue, Columbia
We invite you to learn about our commitment to instilling eternal values and academic excellence within the minds and hearts of your children. You will discover that Agathos is a distinctively classical, Christian school guided by the teachings of Jesus Christ and encouraged by an interactive parent-school partnership. Agathos means “that which is good, beneficial and worthy of passing on to others.” In the deepest sense, we are prayerfully eager to pass along the classical tools that enable your children to acquire facts, reason clearly, communicate effectively and persuasively, and live a life to the glory of God alone.
1101 W 7th St, Columbia
Steeped in history and tradition, Columbia Academy covers 67 beautiful acres in the heart of Columbia, Tennessee, a community located approximately 45 minutes south of Nashville. The campus was built in 1890 as the Columbia Arsenal. In 1905, it became the Columbia Military Academy, a prestigious school that attracted students from across the country and around the world. In the fall of 1979, the school became Columbia Academy.
The Kings Daughters
412 West 9th Street, Columbia
At The King’s Daughters’ School (KDS), you don’t have to choose just one priority for your child’s special education. Our students live, study, work and play in an environment that encourages them to meet their most spectacular potential. We subscribe to the philosophy of learning through living. We believe that class work, playing golf and even sharing dinner with friends can all be valuable learning experiences.
Zion Christian Academy
6901 Old Zion Rd, Columbia
931-388-5731 Upper Campus
931-381-3228 Lower Campus
Zion Christian Academy is the only area school with dual accreditation from both ACSI and AdvancED. Testing among the top 20% of the nation’s students, ZCA maintains an average ACT score of 24.6 — the highest in Maury County. ZCA graduates attend some of the nation’s most prestigious universities, including: West Point, Vanderbilt University, Purdue University, Grove City College, Auburn University, Tennessee Tech, Memphis, Penn State University, M.T.S.U., Trevecca Nazarene University, Belmont University, Berry College, Ole Miss, Union University, UT Martin, Lee University and University of Tennessee.