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Who is American Classical Academy Rutherford?

American Classical Academy Rutherford (ACAR), in partnership with Hillsdale College, provides a tuition-free, classical liberal arts education to students grades K-5 in Rutherford County, TN. We will be adding a grade each year until K-12 is served.

What are we looking for?

ACAR promotes classical education with knowledgeable teachers who serve as both educators and moral guides. Our academically gifted and intellectually engaged faculty play a positive role in students’ development, fostering learning, competence, and unwavering leadership to inspire students to reach their full potential in all areas of life.

Openings for 2024-25

Below, you will find a list of openings for faculty, administration, and staff. Please view the job positions below for the full job descriptions before applying.



How do I Apply?

Join us in our mission to train the minds and develop the characters of our students! If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to Phillip Schwenk at [email protected].

Parent Info Event

Meet the Head of School and learn more about American Classical Academy Rutherford, opening in Fall 2024.