Opportunity Academy

Opportunity Academy is a public charter school serving approximately 480 middle school students in the Antioch area. Opportunity Academy is deeply committed to providing a rigorous college preparatory education and a structured school culture that ensures that every student is college bound. Our school core values of Professionalism, Rigor, Initiative, Discipline, and Endurance drive our teachers to excel and our students to achieve.

Opportunity Academy was founded in 2013 to address the needs of students in the Antioch area, specifically English Language Learners and first generation college students.  Opportunity Academy was named a Tennessee Reward School in 2015 and 2018 for student achievement and growth.

Opportunity Academy is open to all students who are residents of Davidson County.  Apply for the 2020-2021 school year by filling out an application here.


  • Campus Leader:  Meg Schmidt
  • Address: 5432 Bell Forge Lane E, Antioch, TN 37013
  • Contact: 615-810-8443
  • Year Opened: 2013
  • Number of Students: 480; Grades 5-8
  • % Special Education: 6%
  • Student Demographics:  56% Hispanic, 26% African American, 18%  other
  • % English Language Learners: 19%

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