Knox County Page

Daniel and Anita Theisen

- County Ambassador

The Theisens live and work in the Knoxville area. They have homeschooled their children and want to help answer your questions or direct you to someone who can.


The Muse – Museum, art classes, homeschool classes, field trips, and more 594-1494

Knoxville Zoo – Zoo, homeschool classes, field trips, and more. 3500 Knoxville Zoo Drive  Knoxville, TN 37914  865.637.5331  10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Daily

Navitat Adventure Park – Tree-based zipline adventure with educational themes. Groups of 10+ receive 10% discount. 1.855.NAVITAT  1.855.628.48282915 Island Home Ave  Knoxville, TN 37920

Ijams Nature Center – Homeschool programs, Family programs, and more. 2915 Island Home Avenue - Knoxville, TN 37920 - (865) 577-4717

Cherokee Caverns  8524 Oak Ridge Highway Knoxville TN 37931 US

McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture - Homeschool Classes 1327 Circle Park Drive, Knoxville Phone: 865-974-2144

Smoky Mountain 4H Homeschool Group- Meets 3rd Tuesday of every month at First Baptist Church of Powell.

Onsight Rock Gym – Indoor rock climbing programs for homeschoolers. 5335 Western Avenue • Knoxville  Special discount rate for homeschoolers every 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 12 PM - 4 PM. Homeschool Climbing Academy – This 9-week curriculum has been designed to give students an introduction to the sport of indoor rock climbing. Tuesdays 1 – 2:30. 2 Spring sessions: Jan – Mar., or Mar. – May. (865) 888-9123 •

UT Botanical Gardens - Hands-on and educational classes. Cost: $5 per student.

Brickz 4 Kidz - Lego Classes (865) 250-8560

Julianne White – piano and voice lessons in West Knoxville 865- 680-7715

The Cutting Edge Classroom – Culinary school offering homeschool classes on Mondays from 2-4 p.m. route=product/category&path=59_72;

Knoxville Homeschool Martial Arts / Bullyproof Program – Homeschool class Mondays 10:30-11:30 a.m. Lucas Lepri Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, 2815 Sutherland Ave. Knoxville 865-963-2207

4-H Clubs – Knox County:

West Knox 4-H – 9132 Kingston Pike, Knoxville

TCA 4-H Group – New Covenant Church, Callahan Rd., Knoxville

FBC Fountain City 4-H Group – 4th Tuesday of the month, 10a.m – noon

Smoky Mountain Tennis Academy –

Homeschool P.E. – West Side YMCA, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10-12. 400 North Winston Road, Knoxville, TN 37909  (865) 690-9622

Homeschool Golf classes – 5311 Beverly Park Circle, Knoxville, TN

Knoxville Christian Youth Band (865) 275-5131 Email:

American Heritage Girls – Character development organization, with multiple troops in the Knox County area.

Trail Life USA - Christian Outdoor Adventure, Character, and Leadership Program for boys and young men.

Knoxville Ambassadors Sports Teams – Basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, track-and-field, and volleyball. 615-427-3550

Katrina’s Farragut Latin Class (865) 742-2292 

Daronda Eakle Latin Classes E-mail: 865-202-2036  

Cedar Springs Homeschool Group Science Olympiad

Homeschool Chorus – Wednesdays at 2:00 at Bill Jones Music, 10412 Kingston Pike, Knoxville E-mail: 865-690-6465 

Ice Chalet – Homeschool skating, Thursdays (see website for more details). 100 Lebanon St., Knoxville. Phone: 865-588-1858 E-mail: 

Liza Moz’ Art Studio – Homeschool Classes, 1645 Downtown West Blvd., Suite 35, Knoxville (865) 531-7329 email:

Prime Aquatics HOME SCHOOL SWIM PROGRAM offers swim lessons, fitness groups, and open lap swim options. WHO? Lessons: 3-12 year olds Fitness: 8-18 year olds Open lap swim: 18+; WHEN? Monday - Thursday. Beginners: 2:00-2:45pm; Advanced Beginners: 2:45-3:30pm; Fitness Group: 2:00-3:30pm; WHERE? Green Meadow Country Club (GMCC) Indoor 25 meter pool 1700 Louisville Rd Alcoa, TN 37701; HOW MUCH? $10 per class, paid monthly. Adult Lap Swim = $3 per swim


Support Groups and Co-ops

Contact Details

Smoky Mountain Home Education Association
P.O. Box 18501
Knoxville, TN 37928



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