Thackston School

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2023 Lake Ave

Knoxville, TN 37916

(865) 522-0729

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 110

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Thackston School

Totally awesome school! The principal and teachers truly love their jobs and care for the students. Teachers know all of the students from all grades. Mrs. Kristi knows all of the parents by name and is a great leader. It's always easy to talk to her before or after school.They even have before and after ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/28/12

My son loves this school. He won't even admit to me when he is sick because he doesn't want to stay home, he wants to go to school! We are extremely happy with the academics and social aspects of Thackston. Everyone cares about my sons progress and the principal is always available to discuss any needs. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/12

I can not rate Thackston high enough! For preschool through 5th grade, Thackston has a consistent excellent program. Each grade has one class. The students all know each other and care for eachother. The school organizes Science Days where all grade levels are involved and tour each other's projects. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/11

We have four grandchildren in this wonderful school; caring, wonderful staff....Wish it went thru higher grades; we could not be happier with the education our grandchildren are getting in these early years; highly recommend it!

Posted by a other on 09/28/09

I agree with the other reviews. We love this school! Our children transferred to Thackston from another private school in Knoxville. The academics are challenging and well-rounded here. The teachers and staff are very supportive of each student as individuals. Teaching social interaction is important ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/09

I agree. We couldn't be more pleased with a school. Wish they would go through high school. You can walk in the school anytime of day and be welcomed. You know how your child is doing Academically and socially. This school teaches manners and etiquette as well as academics. Your child gets to experience ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/17/08

This is a fabulous school. The school is basically hassle free. I would recommend it to anybody. Very warm, supportive, and academically rewarding. Lasting friendships are made here.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/08

Thackston has been a fantastic educational experience for our daughter. The teachers are wonderful and parents love to be involved in the school. The cirriculum is challenging, but fun. I would highly recommend it to parents wanting a high quality educational environment mixed with a caring teaching ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/11/08

Thackston is a wonderful school, more like an extended family. My daughter loves her school and is upset whenever school is out! The curriculum is both academically and socially rewarding. The teachers are capable, effective, and caring. I would recommend Thackston to any family. I too only wish ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/07

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Knoxville schools — Thackston School is located at 2023 Lake Ave, Knoxville TN 37916. 2023 Lake Ave is in the 37916 ZIP code in Knoxville, TN Thackston School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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