The Suzuki School

443 E Paces Ferry Rd NE,
Atlanta, GA, 30305-0404
     Tel: (404)869-1042
Grades: NS - K | 40 students
The Suzuki School provides an educational environment of excellence based on the principles of Dr.
Shinichi Suzuki on a 12-month program for children from infancy through 5 years of age, to offer a classroom environment that welcomes each child so that he/she may develop strong bonds of affection and empathy with his/her classmates and teachers, to prepare young children socially, emotionally and academically so that they may be successful in their next school environment and to develop in each child the foundations of a Noble Heart, to provide a supportive community for our families as they embark on the enormous responsibility of parenthood, and to build a partnership with each parent that provides their child with stability and consistency in their social, emotional, and academic development.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 40 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Suzuki School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 52:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Neli Todorova

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Atlanta International School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Atlanta International School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Atlanta International School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaAtlanta International School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2890 North Fulton Drive
    AtlantaGA30305
    (404)840-3840
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.4 mi | 1040 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AtlantaThe Cathedral Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    2744 Peachtree Rd Nw
    AtlantaGA30305
    (404)237-8777
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    1 mi | 31 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • AtlantaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Christ The King School
      (Roman Catholic)
    46 Peachtree Way Ne
    AtlantaGA30305
    (404)233-0383
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 556 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • AtlantaBuford KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    2865 Buford Highway Northeast
    AtlantaGA30329
    (404)321-0485
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • AtlantaThe Heiskell School
      (Christian)
    3260 Northside Dr Nw
    AtlantaGA30305
    (404)262-2233
      (Christian)
    2 mi | 191 students | Gr. PK-8                      

School Reviews

Recommended
2 weeks ago
Suzuki was an excellent school for our children. However, once they refocused all of their energy and attention into expanding their revenues and opening another school I realized they do not care about the children as they tout. The Buckhead school was depleted of its dynamic and teacher base to attract and fund the new school leaving classrooms with a majority of substitutes and under qualified assistants. Very little care and regard were given to the current parents (or teachers) in an effort to launch the new school - decisions were made without sufficient parental input, communication was extremely poor and they remain unorganized and ineffective. I wondered why programs like Playball were cancelled as well as why the official Halloween event was changed (rather than off campus its now very scaled back and in the classroom only). These changes were not explicitly communicated as cost saving measures in an effort to open a new school, but once the new school was announced it was apparent they were. The children LOVED those offerings and for them to be taken away in a money making effort were discouraging. If you are looking for an excellent preschool, I suggest that you do not rely on their "history" of excellence, but rather explore it for yourself and definitely visit to make your on conclusions. Find how how the teachers who lead their rooms are qualified. While many of them have been doing montessori education for a while, I found that too teachers were glorified day care teachers and many were just placeholders and did not justify my hard earned money when there are other preschools available.
- Posted by Parent

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $11,275 for elementary schools and $15,387 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Atlanta, GA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos