The Governess School

4755 Kimball Bridge Road
Alpharetta, GA 30005
     Tel: (770)465-7590
Grades: 6 - 9 | 10 students
The Governess School provides an affordable, caring and nurturing learning environment for children with mild intellectual disabilities.
Instruction is tailored to individual learning levels, in a relaxed classroom atmosphere, where there is small student to teacher ratio.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 9
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 10 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade The Governess School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 6 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $15,500
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Katrina Locklear

School Notes:

  • The Governess School recognizes that parents are responsible for the academic and spiritual nurturing of their children.
  • The Governess School partners with the parents to educate their child in the best possible environment, tailored for the child's specific needs.
  • We provide the planning and structure of the curriculum, the motivation for the students, and caring instruction with a low student-teacher ratio. We also provide objective evaluation of the student's work in order to insure consistent and continued progress.
  • We also encourage peer interaction in the academic atmosphere where challenging discussion, debate and idea analysis are encouraged.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is William & Reed Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bridgeway Christian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bridgeway Christian Academy (0 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Fulton County, GA is $14,803 for elementary schools and $14,750 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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