Woodward Academy

1662 Rugby Avenue,
Atlanta, GA, 30337-0303
Tel: (404)765-4001
Woodward Academy is the largest independent day school in the continental United States.
Offering a full-range of college preparatory instructional tracks to students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12 on two campuses.
Woodward includes families from 23 metro Atlanta counties, creating a community rich in diversity of faiths and ethnicities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1900

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 269 teachers
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1
Tuition Notes Please go to:http://www.woodward.edu/admissions/tuition/index.aspx for more information.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DivingFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
RiflerySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Co-curriculars: http://www.woodward.edu/students/activities/index.aspx Co-curriculars: http://www.woodward.edu/students/activities/index.aspx,

School Notes:

  • Mission:
    Woodward Academy combines the proud traditions of Atlanta’s oldest college-preparatory school with an innovative, challenging, and well-rounded educational experience. In a broadly diverse and caring community, Woodward embraces the uniqueness of each individual. Guided by our core values of Excellence, Character, and Opportunity, we champion student success.

    Motto:
    Excellence – Character – Opportunity ®

    Vision Statement:
    Woodward Academy will be a national model in college-preparatory education, developing critical thinkers and ethical problem solvers, in an inclusive community, rich in opportunities for student success.

  • Profile last updated: 09/04/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pathway Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pathway Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. John The Evangelist School (2.8 miles away)
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  • Atlanta Pathway Christian School
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    1706 Washington Ave
    Atlanta , GA , 30344
    (404)763-3216
    (Christian)
    0.9  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  K-12
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    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1453 East Cleveland Ave.
    Atlanta , GA , 30344
    (404)767-5005
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1.3  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  NS-3
  • Atlanta
    Christ Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2719 Delowe Dr
    Atlanta , GA , 30344
    (404)767-2892
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.5  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Atlanta
    South Atlanta Learning Academy
    (Nonsectarians)
    2691 Jefferson Terrace
    Atlanta , GA , 30344
    (404)626-2126
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.6  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  1-12
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    Mount Olive Early Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    3366 Mt Olive Rd
    Atlanta , GA , 30344
    (404)768-4162
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.9  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  K-1

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