Marist School

3790 Ashford Dunwoody Road Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319-0303
Tel: (770)457-7201
Grades: 7-12 | 1090 students
The mission of Marist School is to form the whole person in the image of Christ through instruction grounded in religious values, the teachings of the Catholic Church, and the spirit of the Society of Mary.
This mission is advanced through communal pursuit of excellence in academic, religious, extracurricular, leadership, and service programs.
The unique mission of Marist School to form the whole person in the image of Christ is created by blending three distinct traditions: the pursuit of academic excellence, the heritage of Catholic education, and the spirit of the Society of Mary.
As an academic community, Marist School maintains excellence in teaching and high expectations for learning in an environment that values scholarship and achievement.
Marist offers its students a curriculum that cultivates extensive knowledge and academic skills, intellectual acumen, formation of character, aesthetic appreciation, and physical well-being, in order to prepare them for college studies, civic leaderships, and the lifelong pursuit of truth, goodness, and beauty.
As a Catholic school, Marist is guided by the educational mission and doctrinal teaching of the Catholic Church.
Respecting religious diversity, Marist welcomes a significant number of students from other traditions.
Through formal instruction, common worship, and religious activities, Marist assists students in forming their consciences by emphasizing the dignity and integrity of the individual, the primacy of transcendent values and Jesus' call to love and serve others, especially the poor.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Year Founded 1901

Student Body

Total Students 1090 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Marist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,100
Admissions Director Jim Byrne

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Broadcasting, Campus Ministry, Debate, Drama, Marching Band, Peer Leadership, Robotics Academic Team, Broadcasting, Debate, Drama, Marching Band, Robotics, Campus Ministry,
Peer Leadership,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Cumberland Academy of Georgia (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cross And Crown Day School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cross And Crown Day School (1.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta
    Cross And Crown Day School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-5 | 62 students
    1.2 miles
    4276 Chamblee Dunwoody Road A
    Atlanta, GA 30341
    (770)458-5274
    1.2PK-5
    62
  • Atlanta
    Grades: PK-8 | 516 students
    1.2 miles
    1320 Hearst Drive, NE
    Atlanta, GA 30319
    (404)364-1902
    1.2PK-8
    516
  • Chamblee
    Chamblee Methodist Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 166 students
    1.3 miles
    4147 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd
    Chamblee, GA 30341
    (770)457-2527
    1.3PK-KG
    166
  • Atlanta
    Grades: PK | 52 students
    1.4 miles
    5130 Peachtree Industrial
    Atlanta, GA 30341
    (770)458-3251
    1.4PK
    52
  • Atlanta
    Concourse Parkway KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.7 miles
    9 Concourse Pkwy Northeast
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (770)551-9663
    1.7NS-PK
    n/a

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