Galloway School



jenkinsmicroThe Galloway School is the philosophically grounded, learner-focused independent school, where students age 3 to grade twelve develop an abiding love for learning. Galloway combines the academic excellence you would expect at one of metro Atlanta’s top independent schools with a unique culture of learning. It is an adventurous culture that encourages risk-taking, honors the individual, and fosters learning through relationships.

At Galloway, students grow into mature, free, fearless thinkers, who move beyond preconceived notions of what can be understood and achieved. Through innovation, enthusiasm, and high expectations, Galloway draws students joyfully into learning and cultivates the intrinsic curiosity and unrepeatable talents of each one.

Learn more about The Galloway School.

Grades offered pre-K3–12

Total number of students 750

Number of high school students 269

Founded 1969

Students of color 24%

Average class size (K-5) 18 with two teachers per class

Average class size (middle school) 15

Average class size (high school) 12

Religious affiliation none

Seniors with National Merit recognition 6%

Grade foreign language first offered pre-K3

Language(s) offered French, Latin, Spanish

Lowest tuition for 5-day students $12,375

Annual tuition for grade 8 $24,250

% Students receiving financial aid 16%

Class size expands in (list grades) pre-K, K, 5, 6, 9

Uniform no

Bus transportation no

Teacher retention rate 85%

Number of AP course offered 16

Students scoring 3+ on AP exams 83%

Varsity sports  baseball, basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, softball, swimming & diving, tennis, track, volleyball

Division GHSA Single A Private Classification

Number of art studios 5

Theater productions per year 4

Musical ensembles 18

Annual applications per opening 4 per opening