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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learning differences
Year Founded1972

Student Body

Total Students389 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, 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 score1320

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost$19,380
Tuition NotesTuition 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 DirectorD. 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
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The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $10,213 for elementary schools and $19,083 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Atlanta, GA is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).