Grades: 9-12 | 94 students
- Academe of the Oaks develops a different type of student: one who is resourceful and able to think beyond facts, developing his or her own informed opinions and perspectives.
- An Academe education is the difference between memorization and thoughtful consideration.
|School Type||Waldorf School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||94 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 24%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||15 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||23 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 17 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$17,500|
|Admissions Director||Eva Handschin|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketball, Soccer,
Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||7 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Academe Singers, Community Service Club, Debate, Green Club, International Club, Model UN, Robotics Debate, Green Club, Model UN, Robotics, Academe Singers,
Community Service Club,
- Academe of the Oaks develops a different type of student: one who is resourceful and able to think beyond facts, developing his or her own informed opinions and perspectives. An Academe education is the difference between memorization and thoughtful consideration.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
DecaturGrades: PK-12 | 646 students
3250 Rainbow Dr
Decatur, GA 30034
Stone MountainGrades: K-12 | 37 students
5587 Redan Rd
Stone Mountain, GA 30088
LilburnGrades: K-12 | 646 students
4575 Lawrenceville Hwy
Lilburn, GA 30047
AtlantaGrades: 1-12 | 93 students
1900 Dekalb Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA 30307
DecaturGrades: PK-8 | 234 students
827 Kirk Road
Decatur, GA 30030
Academe offers a unique approach to high school which includes a fresh approach to teaching that prepares students for future academic work. Students receive more individualized attention than is available at more traditional, larger schools. Academe is situated on a beautifully landscaped campus that include flower, vegetable, and woodland gardens.
- Posted by Administrator - janic
Excellent school-- warm, supportive atmosphere, lots of enriching challenges for the students. High quality of teacher instruction, parental involvement, and administrative leadership.
- Posted by Parent - allto
March 23, 2017
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March 21, 2017
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March 21, 2017
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