Faith Academy

4705 Hamilton Mill Rd
Buford, GA 30518-0770
Tel: (770)271-1977
Grades: 9 - 12 | 528 students
Faith Academy was founded in 1987 by Jacquelyn Griggs to serve high school students.
Faith Academy provides students with a positive academic environment and flexible schedules to accommodate extracurricular interests.
It exists to help students see success in high school allowing them to continue into post secondary education.
The mission continues, as Mrs. Griggs desired in 1987, to guide students into obtaining a high school diploma through quality education using non-traditional instruction.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 528 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Faith Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 132:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Old Suwanee Christian School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sugar Hill Christian Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sugar Hill Christian Academy (1.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sugar Hill
    Grades: NS-8 | 576 students
    1.7 miles
    4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd
    Sugar Hill, GA 30518
    (678)745-4121
    1.7NS-8
    576
  • Buford
    Grades: PK-12 | 179 students
    3.2 miles
    4118 Old Suwanee Rd
    Buford, GA 30518
    (770)945-5451
    3.2PK-12
    179
  • Sugar Hill
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 66 students
    4.3 miles
    210 Peachtree Industrial Blvd
    Sugar Hill, GA 30518
    (770)831-2588
    4.3PK-KG
    66
  • Buford
    Grades: 8
    4.5 miles
    1420 Rock Springs Road
    Buford, GA 30519
    (770)614-0066
    4.58
    n/a
  • Suwanee
    Sage School
    Special Education School (Christian)
    Grades: 1-6 | 12 students
    5.9 miles
    3585 Lawrenceville Suwanee Rd # 402
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678)318-3588
    5.91-6
    12

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