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Natchez Trace Youth Academy

Natchez Trace Youth Academy is an all-male private alternative school for students in grades 8 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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The Natchez Trace Youth Academy is a highly structured residential juvenile training school located in Middle Tennessee. The program serves adjudicated males, 12-18 years old. The program at NTYA is a cognitive behavioral program. Residents work on their thinking patterns in order to change their negative behavior. Each resident receives an Individual Program Plan tailored to meet his particular needs to direct this process of thinking and behavior change. The Mission of Natchez Trace Youth Academy is to provide the highest quality services to the youth placed in our care in order to allow them the greatest chance of success and to provide those same youth with a positive and enriching environment in which they can learn from their past mistakes. We demonstrate integrity, care, compassion, fairness and consistency in all we do and provide a highly structured program. Accountability and Responsibility are the Cornerstones of our treatment Process.



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 81
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 4
8 5
9 15
10 23
11 17
12 9
Ungraded 8

Natchez Trace Youth Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Natchez Trace Youth Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Gender 100% Male
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 33%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 47%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 9%
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