Academe Of The Oaks

  • Academe of the Oaks develops a different type of student: one who is resourceful and able to think beyond facts, developing his or her own informed opinions and perspectives.
  • An Academe education is the difference between memorization and thoughtful consideration.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 94 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Academe Of The Oaks Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
46%
Average Class Size 23 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 17 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $17,500
Admissions Director Eva Handschin

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academe Singers, Community Service Club, Debate, Green Club, International Club, Model UN, Robotics Debate, Green Club, Model UN, Robotics, Academe Singers,
Community Service Club,
International Club,

School Notes

  • Academe of the Oaks develops a different type of student: one who is resourceful and able to think beyond facts, developing his or her own informed opinions and perspectives. An Academe education is the difference between memorization and thoughtful consideration.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  8/16/2016
Academe offers a unique approach to high school which includes a fresh approach to teaching that prepares students for future academic work. Students receive more individualized attention than is available at more traditional, larger schools. Academe is situated on a beautifully landscaped campus that include flower, vegetable, and woodland gardens.
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5  7/24/2015
Excellent school-- warm, supportive atmosphere, lots of enriching challenges for the students. High quality of teacher instruction, parental involvement, and administrative leadership.
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