Athens Academy

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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 943 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,625
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Athens Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1967
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018

Student Body

Total Students
943 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
Athens Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
121 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
For 9th Grade
% on Financial Aid
11%
Admissions Director
Geoffrey Walton
Admissions Associate
Mary Catherine Jernigan

Sports

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Athens Academy cost?
Athens Academy's tuition is approximately $16,625 for private students.
What sports does Athens Academy offer?
Athens Academy offers 11 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling.
What is Athens Academy's ranking?
Athens Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Athens Academy?
The application deadline for Athens Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

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Date
Classes Dismiss for Spring Break
March 01, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 943 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,625
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Georgia is $11,843 for elementary schools and $12,596 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Georgia is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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