The Bedford School

5665 Milam Rd,
Fairburn, GA, 30213-0302
Tel: (770)774-8001
Grades: 1 - 9 | 127 students
The Bedford School will provide the appropriate intervention necessary for each learning-disabled child.
The Bedford School will provide remediation and instruction in academic, physical, and social skills, supporting the families as they reinforce and enhance this growth.
The Bedford School will provide opportunities for growth in the areas of responsibility, self-discipline and organization that will enable the learning- disabled student to become an independent learner and a contributing member of society.
A learning disability is generally defined as a cognitive dysfunction, frequently hereditary, characterized by an inability to deal with written symbols, despite average or above-average intelligence, conventional instruction and socio-cultural opportunity.
Some of the characteristics include short attention span, poor ability to organize, slowness in finishing work, and an impaired ability to concentrate.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Most learning differences supported
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students 127 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 34%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Bedford School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $16,350
Admissions Director Dr. Betsy Box

Sports

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Landmark Christian School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of Victory Catholic School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Landmark Christian School (2.6 miles away)
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  • Tyrone Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Our Lady Of Victory Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    211 Kirkley Rd
    Tyrone , GA , 30290
    (770)306-9026
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  253  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Fairburn Landmark Christian School
    (Christian)
    50 S E Broad St
    Fairburn , GA , 30213
    (770)306-0647
    (Christian)
    2.6  mi  |  767  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Fayetteville Counterpane School
    (Nonsectarians)
    839 Highway 314
    Fayetteville , GA , 30214
    (770)461-2304
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.6  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Fairburn Foundation Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    6230 Highway 92
    Fairburn , GA , 30213
    (770)306-3899
    (Christian)
    2.6  mi  |  80  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Tyrone Crossroads Christian School
    (Christian)
    305 Arrowood Road
    Tyrone , GA , 30290
    (770)487-0677
    (Christian)
    3.6  mi  |  80  students  |  Gr.  K-8

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