Furtah Preparatory School

Tel: (678)574-6488
Grades: K-12 | 113 students
Furtah Prep School is a private school, in Acworth, GA, that serves students in Cherokee, Cobb, Bartow, Paulding, and Fulton counties, including the cities of Acworth, Woodstock, Kennesaw, Marietta, Cartersville, Canton, Waleska, Ball Ground, Roswell, Alpharetta, and north Atlanta area.
Frederick J. Furtah Preparatory School strives to inspire hope in every student, with regard to academic, social, physical, and creative achievement.
Furtah Prep's core belief is that hope is vital to a child's success; therefore, by providing that hope, we are able to unlock the potential in every child and to change lives.
FPS admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded and made available to students at the school.
FPS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, athletic and other school administered programs.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 113 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Furtah Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Acworth
    Grades: PK-12 | 74 students
    3.1 miles
    3460 Kellogg Creek Road
    Acworth, GA 30102
    (770)974-9091
    3.1PK-12
    74
  • Kennesaw
    Grades: NS-12 | 228 students
    3.2 miles
    260 Hawkins Store Rd Ne
    Kennesaw, GA 30144
    (770)926-7729
    3.2NS-12
    228
  • Woodstock
    Grades: K-12 | 380 students
    7.7 miles
    3075 Trickum Rd
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (678)494-5464
    7.7K-12
    380
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 113 students
    259 miles
    9 Foxgrape Road
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
    (843)785-2534
    259PK-8
    113
  • Florence
    Grades: K-6 | 130 students
    275.9 miles
    510 W Palmetto St
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843)629-2920
    275.9K-6
    130

School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
Any parent who loses sleep because their child isn't fitting in public school needs to consider Furtah Prep, especially if their child has ADD, ADHD, Aspergers, high-functioning Autism, Dyslexia or some other learning difference. Furtah recognizes that these students have a learning difference not a learning disability. If a student is acting out at home or socially, becomes withdrawn, fights too frequently with siblings, has poor self-esteem or low feelings of self-worth, they could have a reading difficulty that can be corrected at Furtah Prep. You should check out this school.
- Posted by

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 21, 2016
What is really important in choosing a private school? Ranks? Academics? Financial aid? Sports programs? Arts programs? One of these criteria doesn't matter. The others do.
November 09, 2016
Private School Review has a robust search engine which will make your private school search process much easier to do. Here are some tips on how to use this tool.
November 09, 2016
We take a look at the enormous impact a private foundation can have on education.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Cobb County, GA is $8,735 for elementary schools and $9,417 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cobb County, GA is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).