The Orion School

458 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne,
Atlanta, GA, 30308-0404
     Tel: (404)551-2574
Grades: K - 8
The Orion School is an accredited, non-profit private school for students ages 5 to 13.
We are located in midtown Atlanta.
Our mission is to ensure that complex students with neurobehavioral conditions are self-confident, able to engage in positive social interactions and able to experience success within an academic setting.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Georgia Private School Accreditation Council (GAPSAC)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 24%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Laurel Heights Academy (hospital) (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Children's School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children's School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaThe Children's School
    345 Tenth Street NE
    AtlantaGA30309
    (404)873-6985
    0.7 mi | 325 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • AtlantaAtlanta New Century School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    120 Ralph Mcgill Blvd Ne
    AtlantaGA30308
    (404)525-1909
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    0.9 mi | 23 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • AtlantaMontessori In Town
    Montessori School
    830 Virgil St Ne
    AtlantaGA30307
    (404)784-1038
    Montessori School
    1.2 mi | 35 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • AtlantaThe Atlanta School
    1015 Edgewood Ave Ne
    AtlantaGA30307
    (404)688-9550
    1.5 mi | 60 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • AtlantaLaurel Heights Academy (hospital)
    Alternative School
    934 Briarcliff Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA30306
    (404)888-7895
    Alternative School
    1.6 mi | 93 students | Gr. 2-11                      

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