Athens Academy

Tel: (706)549-9225
  • As a coeducational college preparatory day school, Athens Academy seeks and admits students with a variety of talents from diverse social, economic, geographic and racial backgrounds.
  • Students should exhibit an interest in becoming part of a community that seeks excellence in academics, the arts, athletics, and service.
  • In addition, parents should value a school community that promotes respect and integrity above all.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students936 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 25%
Students by GradeAthens Academy Student By Grade

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,625
Tuition NotesFor 9th Grade
% on Financial Aid
11%
Admissions DirectorGeoffrey Walton
Admissions AssociateMary Catherine Jernigan

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

School Notes

  • As a coeducational college preparatory day school, Athens Academy seeks and admits students with a variety of talents from diverse social, economic, geographic and racial backgrounds. Students should exhibit an interest in becoming part of a community that seeks excellence in academics, the arts, athletics, and service. In addition, parents should value a school community that promotes respect and integrity above all.
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