Ben Franklin Academy

1585 Clifton Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30329-0303
Tel: (404)633-7404
Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
As a college preparatory high school, we provide our students with a challenging individualized college preparatory education within a caring community of learners, while advancing the knowledge and methodology of adolescent education through research, curriculum development, innovative learning materials, and publications.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Atlanta Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 108 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Ben Franklin Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(No jeans, collarded shirts and ties on Wednesdays)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $24,000
Tuition Notes We have individualized instruction.
Admissions Director Dr. Martha Burdette
Admissions Associate Amy Barnes


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Sailing, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate FrisbeeBasketballGolf,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Club, Debate Club, Game Club, Green Club, Philanthropy Project, Robotics Club Book Club, Debate Club, Game Club, Green Club, Robotics Club, Philanthropy Project,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Temima High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Torah Day School Of Atlanta (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Canterbury School (1.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta
    Temima High School
    All-girls (Jewish)
    Grades: 9-12 | 49 students
    0.8 miles
    1839 LaVsta Rd Ne B
    Atlanta, GA 30329
  • Atlanta
    Grades: K-8 | 343 students
    1.1 miles
    1985 Lavista Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30329
  • Atlanta
    Canterbury School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 10 students
    1.2 miles
    1140 University Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
  • Atlanta
    Grades: K-8 | 241 students
    1.2 miles
    2059 Lavista Road Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30329
  • Atlanta
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    1.4 miles
    1458 Holly Lane NE
    Atlanta, GA 30329

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