Firm Foundation Early Learning Academy

Tel: (770)344-0002
  • Quality, affordable, excelerated Christian education for K4 to Middle School; Progressive curriculum that includes all general core curriculum enhanced with music, drama, foreign language and daily Bible study.
  • Our awesome Afterschool S.T.E.A.M program features Renewable/Alternative Energy, Robotics, Private Music Lessons as well as Spanish and Mandarin Chinese; Current Basic afterschool care includes, tutorials and homework assistance, Standardized testing for K5 - 8th Grade.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Georgia Accrediting Commission
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded2010

Student Body

Total Students65 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 25%
Students by GradeFirm Foundation Early Learning Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size10 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniformed school)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,000
Tuition NotesTuition for K4 half day program- $3500 per yr. or $350 per month. Tuition for K5- 5th grade is $5000 per year or $500 per month
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJanet Johnson

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, FootballBasketballFootball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Conversational Spanish (Daily Curriculum as well as Afterschool Program, Dance (Afterschool Program Only), Mandarin Chinese, Private Music Lessons (Afterschool Program Only), Robotics

School Notes

  • Established Private Christian Academy
  • Progressive, Accelerated Christian based curriculum
  • Monthly fieldtrips
  • Multi-cultural events scheduled throughout school year
  • Music, Art and Spanish included
  • Beforecare and Aftercare available
  • Standardized testing included
  • More than reasonable rates
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