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The Walker School

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700 Cobb Parkway North Marietta, GA 30062 678-581-6891


Grades pre-K–12

Total number of students 983

Number of high school students 364

Founded 1957

Students of color 25%

Average class size (K–5) 20

Average class size (middle school) 17

Average class size (high school) 13

Religious affiliation none

Seniors with National Merit recognition 17%

Grade foreign language first offered pre-K

Language(s) offered French, German, Latin, Spanish

Lowest tuition for 5-day students $10,730

Annual tuition for grade 12 $19,190

Students receiving financial aid 12%

Class size expands in pre-K, 1, 6, 9

Uniform no

Bus transportation limited

Teacher retention rate 89%

Number of AP courses offered 23

Students scoring 3+ on AP exams 76%

Varsity sports baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross-country, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming/diving, tennis, track, volleyball, wrestling

Division GHSA class A

Number of art studios 5

High school theater productions per year 4

High school musical ensembles 9

Annual applications per opening 2

Tuition Key

$  Less than $10K
$$  $10,000 to 16,999
$$$  $17,000 to 20,000
$$$$  More than $20K

As tuition frequently varies by grade level, a school's highest possible tuition is considered.