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School leader:  Jonelle Glover
730 Neelys Bend Road
Nashville, TN 37115

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Submitted by a parent · January 15, 2015
I love this school, and the work that they're doing, but what I dislike is the lack of training when dealing with bullies. I have seen a child being bullied by another child while the teacher stood there and watched, not knowing what to do. The... more

Submitted by a teacher · February 09, 2011
I work for the non-profit organization that sponsors Smithson Craighead Academy Elementary School, and I can testify to the dedicated, hard-working, caring, and effective teaching staff. The principal, Janelle Glover, is outstanding. The... more

Submitted by a parent · January 02, 2010
My 6 year old son completed Pre-k and kindergarten at the same school here in Nashville. When he started first grade this past fall my husband and I could tell he wasn't learning or progressing. So in October I transferred him to Smithson... more

Submitted by a parent · May 16, 2007
My grandson attended Smithson and Craighead for two years. I have seen his growth with his studies, And a personal growth as well. Every person at the Academy, the prinicpal, teachers, to the janitors and bus drivers always showed and took... more

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Our students' TCAP scores (Tennessee's annual standardized test) have climbed higher each year since the school began in 2003. Our teachers are caring and dedicated. They work tirelessly to ensure that every child succeeds. There is a family atmosphere at the school that everyone enjoys.


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Smithson Craighead Academy
730 Neelys Bend Road, Nashville, TN  37115
(615) 228-9886
Last modified Smithson Craighead Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-4. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Smithson Craighead Academy Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. Top