The Howard School

1192 Foster Street, NW,
Atlanta, GA, 30318-0303
     Tel: (404)377-7436
Grades: K - 12 | 250 students
The Howard School educates students with language-based learning disabilities and learning differences through instruction designed to complement and address each student's individual needs, and to help each student understand and advocate for his or her own learning process.  The curriculum focuses on depth of understanding to make learning meaningful and therefore, maximize educational success.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Atlanta Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 250 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies depending on level.
% on Financial Aid 29%
Admissions Director Anne Beisel
Admissions Associate Dawn Splinter

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes:

Current psycho-educational testing report required for admissions consideration.

Profile last updated: 07/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nsoromma School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dar Un-noor School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Dar Un-noor School (0.7 miles away)
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