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 33%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Ben Franklin Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 83%
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

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

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 The Hirsch Academy (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaTemima High School
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    1839 LaVsta Rd Ne B
    AtlantaGA30329
    (404)315-0507
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    0.8 mi | 49 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AtlantaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Torah Day School Of Atlanta
      (Jewish)
    1985 Lavista Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA30329
    (404)982-0800
      (Jewish)
    1.1 mi | 343 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • AtlantaIntown Community School
      (Presbyterian)
    2059 Lavista Road Ne
    AtlantaGA30329
    (404)633-8081
      (Presbyterian)
    1.2 mi | 241 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • AtlantaYeshiva Ohr Yisrael Of Atlanta
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1458 Holly Lane NE
    AtlantaGA30329
    (404)320-1444
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1.4 mi | 33 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AtlantaLaurel Heights Academy (hospital)
    Alternative School
    934 Briarcliff Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA30306
    (404)888-7895
    Alternative School
    1.8 mi | 93 students | Gr. 2-11                      

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