Sophia Academy

2880 Dresden Drive,
Atlanta, GA, 30341-0303
Tel: (404)303-8722
Grades: NS - 12 | 143 students
As an independent Catholic, Marist-sponsored school, Sophia Academy sees each child as an individual with unlimited potential if given the opportunities and tailored instruction.
With a highly motivated staff and a commitment to each child's learning style, we provide a premier college prep PreK-High School experience.
Small class sizes, individual goals, and innovative multisensory instruction as guided by the Georgia Performance Standards produce results for all children.
Our comprehensive curriculum which includes fine arts, athletics, mission trips, retreats and Catholic Religious Education broadens our students' interests, promotes leadership, develops talents and shapes character.
The Orton-Gillingham language learning approach, created for those with dyslexia, is a language instruction also ideal for all learners. .

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Other school association(s)
Other religious school association(s)
Georgia Private School Accreditation Council (GAPSAC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Average to Superior IQ, Auditory, Visual Processing difficulties, ADHD, ADD, Dyslexia
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 143 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Sophia Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 10 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $21,125
Tuition Notes $125.00 Testing Fee, $750.00 Registration Fees
% on Financial Aid 28%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Marie S. Corrigan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, BETA Club, Drama Club, Garden Club, Intramurals, One Act Play, Peer Leaders, SGA, Select Chorus Art Club, BETA Club, Drama Club, Garden Club, Intramurals, One Act Play, Peer Leaders, SGA, Select Chorus,

School Notes:

  • Current Goals of the Organization Include:Implementing Strategic Plan to expand our mission including new Curriculum 21, Fundraising for high school and fields, outdoor classroom, technology and reading program, increasing enrollment to up to 176 and increasing financial aid fund, expanding Summer School and Leadership Institute, continuing staff development and parent education, increasing technology including our assistive technology and promoting Assistive Technology Evaluation Center, expanding global learning initiatives. 
  • Profile last updated: 11/08/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Atlanta High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dresden Drive KinderCare (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northwoods Montessori School - Doraville (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Atlanta Yeshiva Atlanta High School
    (Jewish)
    3130 Raymond Dr
    Atlanta , GA , 30340
    (770)451-5299
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Atlanta
    Dresden Drive KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2459 Dresden Drive Northeast
    Atlanta , GA , 30341
    (770)458-6506
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Atlanta
    Northwoods Montessori School - Doraville
    Montessori School
    3340 Chestnut Drive
    Atlanta , GA , 30340
    (770)457-7261
    Montessori School
    1  mi  |  316  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Atlanta
    St. Pius X Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2674 Johnson Road NE
    Atlanta , GA , 30345
    (404)636-3023
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  1103  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Atlanta
    Cross And Crown Day School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    4276 Chamblee Dunwoody Road A
    Atlanta , GA , 30341
    (770)458-5274
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.2  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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