Cumberland Academy of Georgia

650A Mt. Vernon Hwy., NE
Atlanta, GA 30328
Tel: (404)835-9000
Grades: 4-12 | 78 students
Cumberland Academy of Georgia specializes in the needs of students with Asperger’s, ADD, ADHD and LD. Fully accredited with both the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement and Georgia Accrediting Commission, Cumberland serves over 100 students in grades 4 through 12 and offers a post-graduate year, as well.
Students are challenged academically in small class sizes and encouraged with a strong emphasis on social and life skills.
Competitive sports are offered throughout the year.
For more information, call 404-835-9000, email admissions@cumberlandacademy.orgor visit
Tours are by appointment.
Cumberland Academy operates on a rolling admissions basis.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Atlanta Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS)
Grades Offered Grades 4-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Asperger's, high functioning autism spectrum disorders, ADD/ADHD, specific learning disabilities
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 78 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Cumberland Academy of Georgia Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 9 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $21,500
Admissions Director Terri Brooks


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Game Club, Robotics, Rock Band Chess Club, Game Club, Robotics, Rock Band,

School Notes:

  • Cumberland Academy of Georgia also offers a Postgraduate Program for students who are not quite ready to attend college or for students who have chosen a vocational track.

Profile last updated: 05/07/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Vernon Presbyterian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mount Vernon Presbyterian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mount Vernon Presbyterian School (0.2 miles away)
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