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 (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 943 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,625
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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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.: 29%
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

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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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 943 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,625
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Georgia is $10,640 for elementary schools and $11,634 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Georgia is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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