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 (no specific denomination)
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.: 22%
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

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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 Bridgeway Christian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bridgeway Christian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Alpharetta International Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • Alpharetta Bridgeway Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    4755 Kimball Bridge Rd
    Alpharetta , GA , 30005
    (770)751-1972
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    0  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  K-11
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    Alpharetta , GA , 30005
    (770)475-0558
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    0.1  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
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