JFWA Upper School

J. Frank White Academy


J. Frank White Academy seeks to inspire learners and leaders

Our classrooms are filled with students who approach their studies with a genuine desire to know more. The universal support and enthusiasm among faculty, staff and parents create an environment that encourages academic excellence. We believe high standards for character will lead students to embrace challenges in and out of the classroom and, ultimtately, to succeed. Our goal is to instill honor, respect, and compassion in each student and provide them with an exceptional education to prepare them as they move to the next level. Our graduates are ready to go into the world with the confidence to thrive and the conviction to make a difference.

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chrisstotts April 9, 2021

JFWA Faculty Friday Profile: Chris Stotts

JFWA Assistant Principal Chris Stotts has been at the Academy for 11 years. He teaches physical science and chemistry, is assistant principal for the lower school and the STEM/AP Coordinator.

jfwanacatrophy March 8, 2021

JFWA Knights Win 2021 NACA Division VI Championship

The J. Frank White Academy (JFWA) boys basketball team won the National Association Christian Athletes (NACA) 2021 Division VI National Championship. The Knights defeated Beth Haven Academy from West Virginia (50-42) in the championship game March 5 at Fort Bluff Camp in Dayton, Tennessee.

jfwarhodes March 5, 2021

JFWA Faculty Friday Profile: Delaina J. Rhodes

J. Frank White Academy (JFWA) Assistant Principal Delaina J. Rhodes has been at the Academy for 15 years. She teaches U.S. history and American government for the upper school.