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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
Space to Grow
The Atlanta Girls’ School, a school for girls in grades six through 12, completed construction on four major campus expansions in time for the fall term. The middle school’s dining hall now has outdoor...
Two schools become one
In August, Atlanta’s Sophia Academy joined forces with Notre Dame Academy in Duluth.
They will come
The Weber School, the metro area’s only high school designed for students of the Jewish faith, marked the 2017-2018 school year with a record 268 students, and its largest first-year class (71 students) since opening 20 years ago.
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...