The Howard School

1192 Foster Street, Atlanta, 30318
404-377-7436
howardschool.org

The Howard School serves average to above-average students with language-based learning disabilities & learning differences.
Our students may also struggle with ADHD
and executive functioning.

GRADES OFFERED K–12

TOTAL NUMBER OF STUDENTS 278

NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 86

FOUNDED 1950

STUDENTS OF COLOR 28%

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE (K–5) 10–12

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE (MIDDLE SCHOOL) 12

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE (HIGH SCHOOL) 9

RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION none

SENIORS WITH NATIONAL MERIT RECOGNITION data N/A

GRADE FOREIGN LANGUAGE FIRST OFFERED 10

LANGUAGE(S) OFFERED American Sign Language, Spanish

LOWEST TUITION FOR 5-DAY STUDENTS $31,180

ANNUAL TUITION FOR HIGHEST GRADE $32,720

STUDENTS RECEIVING FINANCIAL AID 20%

CLASS SIZE EXPANDS IN N/A

UNIFORM no

BUS TRANSPORTATION no

TEACHER RETENTION RATE 95%

AP COURSES OFFERED none

VARSITY SPORTS baseball, basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, swimming, track & field, volleyball

DIVISION AAC

STEM/STEAM PROGRAM yes

ART STUDIOS 2

MUSICAL ENSEMBLES 1

ANNUAL APPLICATIONS PER OPENING data N/A

WHAT’S NEW The Howard School is an affiliate member of the High Museum, as well as educational partners with the Museum of Design Atlanta. Our STEAM Curriculum Integration Initiative, supported by a grant from the Goizueta Foundation, is entering its third year. We have implemented a schoolwide vocabulary program based on educational and neuroscientific research.