Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School

Yeshiva Atlanta is a Modern Orthodox high school. Our mission is to offer a well-rounded Torah-based college preparatory education to youg Jewish men and women.
We embrace the ideals of Ahavat Yisrael, the love of all Jews, and the significance of Medinat Yisrael, the State of Israel.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 389 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $19,380
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
mild learning differences
Year Founded
1972

Student Body

Total Students
389 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language & Composition, English Literature, Environmental Science, Statistics, Studio Art, Three Dimensional Art, United States Government, United States History, World History
Average SAT score
1320

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition does not include books, uniform, lunch or supplemental fees. Strategic Learning Program is not covered by Financial Aid.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
D. Burchfield

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
community service projects, environmental club, girl's committee dinner theater, march of the living, national honor society, ping-pongclub, school newspaper, student government, video club, yearbook
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School cost?
Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School's tuition is approximately $19,380 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School?
The acceptance rate of Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 81%.
What is Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School's ranking?
Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for: Highest average SAT score, Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School?
The application deadline for Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School is Jan. 31.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 389 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $19,380
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $17,198 for elementary schools and $21,239 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Atlanta, GA is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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