Preschool and Homeschool Programs


Bring your little scientist to the zoo to explore science through games, activities, crafts and up-close animal encounters.  You’ll participate with your child as we inspire curiosity and create connections with animals and science.

  • Age group: Prekindergarten ages 4-5
  • Cost: $59 semester for 1 child and 1 adult
  • Schedule: Weekly on Tuesdays from 10:15 – 11:15am, Aug 20th – Nov 19th (no class Oct 1st or 8th)
  • One parent must attend

An annual pass or Circle of Friends membership is required to register.   

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Preschool Information

Preschool Registration



Zoo Knoxville Homeschool Academy’s semester long weekly classes and monthly classes are an impactful way to supplement your K-8th grade science curriculum.  From hands-on activities to up-close animal encounters, students learn how to apply science concepts to the plants and animals found at Zoo Knoxville.

An annual pass or Circle of Friends membership is required to register.

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Weekly Classes

Keep your student engaged with a regular dose of science fun and discovery.  Weekly science classes are offered on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for Kindergarten – 8th grade. 

Weekly Class Information

Weekly Registration

Monthly Classes

Supplement your curriculum with monthly science classes on Thursdays for Kindergarten – 12th grade.

Monthly Class Information

Monthly Registration

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