Cambridge Academy

2780 Flat Shoals Road,
Decatur, GA, 30034-0300
Tel: (404)241-1321
Grades: PK - 7 | 162 students
Cambridge Academy is fully accredited by the Georgia Accrediting Commission, Inc.
for Pre-K through 12th Grade.
Cambridge Academy is committed to preparing children for the changes and challenges of the future by providing a learning environment that is rich in academic rigor.
Our unique nurturing and family-like atmosphere fosters high student achievement, the development of a positive self-image and a foundation for life-long learning.
Our vision is that teaching and learning will enable students to become self-directed learners and effective communicators.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Georgia Accrediting Commission
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 7
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 162 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Cambridge Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 2%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jul. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,000
Tuition Notes Tuition payable monthly All fees are non refundable
Admissions Director R.D. Phillips


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess club, spanish, chess, piano, karate,music, swimming lessons Chess club, spanish, chess, piano, karate,music,
swimming lessons,

School Notes:

    • Most recent report cards, standardized test scores, and teacher recommendations
    • Current Immunization Record
    • Hearing, Vision, and Dental screenings
    • Official Birth Certificate

    Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Braddy Preparatory Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnson''s Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Beginnings Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • Atlanta Johnson''s Learning Center
    2709 Gresham Rd Se
    Atlanta , GA , 30316
    0.4  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Decatur Creative Beginnings Academy
    2982 Flat Shoals Road
    Decatur , GA , 30034
    0.5  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Decatur
    St Peter Claver Regional Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2560 Tilson Rd
    Decatur , GA , 30032
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5  mi  |  140  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Atlanta Braddy Preparatory Academy
    2321 Boldercrest Rd
    Atlanta , GA , 30316
    1.7  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Atlanta
    Mohammed Schools Of Atlanta
    735 Fayetteville Rd SE
    Atlanta , GA , 30316
    2.1  mi  |  210  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 08, 2013 - Both of my children attended Cambridge Academy from three years of age until 7th grade. Afterwards they both were admitted to highly competitive private schools based on the academic preparation they received at Cambridge Academy. Their friends that they made at Cambridge are also excelling in various magnet and gifted programs in other public school systems as well and all of them are quick to say their preparation at Cambridge made it possible. I love that while the curriculum is challenging it is done very developmentally appropriate my children loved going to school and being challenged and never wanted to miss a day. They still give credit to Cambridge for the success in school they are enjoying today. In addition to their academics being strong I love even more that their moral characters and conduct are solid which is something that is stressed and expected at Cambridge. - Posted by Parent

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