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The Friends School of Atlanta

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862 Columbia Drive Decatur, GA 30030 404-373-8746


Grades Pre-K–8

Total number of students 194

Founded 1991

Students of color 40%

Average class size: 9:1 student-teacher ratio

Religious affiliation Quaker

Grade foreign language first offered pre-K

Language(s) offered Latin, Spanish

Lowest tuition for 5-day students $15,400

Annual tuition for grade 8 $17,800

Students receiving financial aid 35%

Class size expands in n/a

Uniform no

Bus transportation no

Teacher retention rate 95%

Interscholastic sports (middle) basketball

Number of art studios 1

Theater productions per year 2–4

Musical ensembles 2

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.