Paying for Private
Private school is not just for the wealthy. Most schools offer a host of financial assistance programs through grants, scholarships, work study programs, and other ways to make a private school tuition possible across all economic lines.
The 6.8-acre campus also features outdoor classrooms, rooftop gardens, and trails that con- nect the 340 students to the natural world.
Private School Pros
Whether it’s for academics, class size, discipline, or faith-based preference, every parent at some point looks at the buffet of public and private schools then decides what is best for their child.
Building a Better School
New renovation projects have been transforming The Walker School’s campus in Marietta. This fall, a new science and technology building opened its doors, offering the latest facilities for chemistry, physics, and robotics classes, as...
Digging up the Past
Juniors and seniors at the Marist School now have a class devoted exclusively to unearthing the past. The new archaeology program is a hands-on, discussion-based course that culminates in a comprehensive research project and...
Take It Outside
Gracepoint School, a Christian school in Marietta that works with dyslexic learners, now has more outdoor space where students can exercise, learn, and unwind. The new outdoor play area and classroom, constructed in the...
Full STEAM Ahead
A three-year grant to support strategic innovation has funded the creation of a new position at Trinity School, which serves students from age three through grade six. The STEAM Integration Specialist coordinates integrated learning...
Thinking Outside the Box
This academic year, the Whitefield Academy plans to expand study options for its upper school students with the introduction of January Term, or J-Term, an intensive week of interest-focused study in January that includes...
Now that you’ve narrowed down your choices, the hard work begins. Here’s how to set yourself apart from the crowd—and get your foot in the door.
Two schools become one
In August, Atlanta’s Sophia Academy joined forces with Notre Dame Academy in Duluth.