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Mailing Address

Temporary Location Morris Hill Baptist Church
1804 Morris Hill Rd. Chattanooga, TN 37421

Permanent Location - Under Construction Grace Academy
7815 Shallowford Rd. Chattanooga, TN 37421

Faculty / Staff may be reached via email: First initial,
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Academy Personnel may be reached by calling 423.892.8224
Academy Fax Number: 423.205.8655
Grace Baptist Church Office: 423.892.4869

Academy Departments


Admissions Staff may also be reached 

via TEXT at 423.892.8224

Lower School Admissions - Courtney Reed
Upper School Admissions - Jennifer Ross

Lower School (Grades PreK-5)

Lower School Principal - Kari Heyworth, M.Ed. 
Assistant Principal - Nathaniel Haston, M.Ed.
Administrative Assistants - Kathy Wright & Ashley Gillmore
Health Services  - Amber Combs, RN
Learning Support Services - Nancy Cooper
Early & Late Stay Program - Hillary Waters

Upper School (Grades 6-12)

Upper School Principal - Scott Hicks, M.Ed.
Assistant Principal-Student Life - Alan Smith, M.Ed.
Administrative Assistants - Renee Haston & Kristen Sigler
Guidance Office - Rachell Comley, M. Ed.

Athletic Department

Director of Athletics & Campus Safety - Bob Ateca, M.Ed.
Assistant Athletic Director - Nathan Greve
Sports Information Director - Mariah Cummings
Strength & Conditioning - Tiffany Wilkes, M.S.
Athletic Training - Randy Wilkes, M.S.

General Administration

Head of School - Matt Pollock, M.S., M.Ed.
Director of Advancement - Les Compton, M.Ed.
Director of Public Relations - Mariah Cummings

Director of Academics, Nancy Cooper, M.Ed., Ed S. 
Library -  Alice Lawrence, Ph.D.,  Pam Carter

Church Business Manager - Mike Swanson
Financial Office Manager - Tammy Johnson, M.B.A., CPA
Student Accounts - Lisa Payton

Children's Center Director - Sheri Hicks

Camp Grace Director  - Beth Smith

Technology Services - Marty Cooper
Facilities & Grounds - Brent Beasley