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Purpose Preparatory Academy



Our most recent accomplishments include the following:

  • Designated as a Reward School by the state of Tennessee for academic performance

  • 1st elementary school in North Nashville to achieve Reward School status for academic performance

  • Recognized as one of the top academic performing schools that accelerates the achievement of economically disadvantaged students

  • Ranked within the top 5% of schools in the state of Tennessee for academic performance

  • Ranked as one of the highest performing schools in Metro Nashville Public School District


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At Purpose Prep, we seek teachers and staff who believe strongly in our mission and whose actions demonstrate high expectations for themselves, scholars and families. We hire smart, driven people willing to work hard to realize our mission and who have the characteristics and experiences necessary to deliver ambitious results for scholars. Change the world.

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Purpose Prep Makes History!

Purpose Prep was recognized as a Tennessee Reward School for academic achievement, ranking within the top 5% of schools in the state of Tennessee. Purpose Prep is the first elementary school in North Nashville to ever have earned this distinction in Nashville's history! Check out this Tennessean article about Nashville's Reward Schools.

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Book About Purpose Prep Launching Soon!

There's never a limit to what our Purpose Prep scholars can achieve! That’s why we are proud to give you a glimpse into the first children’s book of a new series about our amazing school! This book titled Aniyah Zachery and Her Winning Spirit to Be Number One is written by Head of School, Lagra Newman, and her mother, Claudia Newman, and vividly brings to life the dynamic environment of Purpose Prep. "One-hundred percent of book proceeds go to support Purpose Prep and its mission." Stay tuned!


Purpose Preparatory Academy

220 Venture Circle
Nashville, TN 37229

(615) 724-0705