Oldest Private Schools in Georgia

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  • The average private school in Georgia was founded around 1985 (2019-20).
  • The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The oldest private school in Georgia is St Josephs Catholic School, founded in 1872.

Oldest Private Schools in Georgia (2019-20)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    St Josephs Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1872
    Grades: PK-6905 High St
    Macon, GA 31201

  • Rank: #22.
    Mount de Sales Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1876
    Grades: 6-12851 Orange Street
    Macon, GA 31201

  • Rank: #33.
    Woodward Academy
    Founding Date: 1900
    Grades: PK-121662 Rugby Avenue
    Atlanta, GA 30337

  • Rank: #44.
    Marist School
    Marist School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1901
    Grades: 7-123790 Ashford Dunwoody Road Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30319

  • Rank: #55.
    Benedictine Military School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1902
    Grades: 9-126502 Seawright Dr
    Savannah, GA 31406

  • Rank: #66. Founding Date: 1903
    Grades: 5-12339 Nacoochee Drive
    Rabun Gap, GA 30568

  • Rank: #77.
    Berean Christian Jr Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1904
    Grades: K401 Hamilton E Holmes Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Darlington School
    Founding Date: 1905
    Grades: PK-121014 Cave Spring Rd SW
    Rome, GA 30161

  • Rank: #8-98.-9. Founding Date: 1905
    Grades: PK-12824 Stillwood Drive
    Savannah, GA 31419

  • Rank: #1010.
    Riverside Military Academy
    Riverside Military Academy Photo - Aerial view of Riverside Military Academy's 206 acre campus in Gainesville, GA.
    Founding Date: 1907
    Grades: 7-122001 Riverside Drive
    Gainesville, GA 30501

  • Rank: #1111.
    Tallulah Falls School
    Tallulah Falls School Photo - Newly completed upper school classroom building.
    Founding Date: 1909
    Grades: 6-12201 Campus Drive
    Tallulah Falls, GA 30573

  • Rank: #12-1312.-13.
    Immaculate Conception Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1913
    Grades: PK-8811 Telfair Street
    Augusta, GA 30901

  • Rank: #12-1312.-13.
    St. Peter Claver Catholic School
    St. Peter Claver Catholic School Photo - St. Peter Claver Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1913
    Grades: PK-8133 Ward St
    Macon, GA 31204

  • Rank: #1414.
    Georgia Christian School
    Georgia Christian School Photo - Georgia Christian has been educating young people since 1914.
    (Church of Christ)
    Founding Date: 1914
    Grades: PK-124359 Dasher Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31601

  • Rank: #1515.
    Columbus Adventist School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1915
    Grades: 1-87880 Schomburg Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909

  • Rank: #1616.
    The Lovett School
    The Lovett School Photo - Lower School friends.
    Founding Date: 1926
    Grades: K-124075 Paces Ferry Rd NW
    Atlanta, GA 30327

  • Rank: #1717.
    Wimbish Adventist School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1927
    Grades: K-8640 Wimbish Rd
    Macon, GA 31210

  • Rank: #1818.
    Adventist Christian School
    Adventist Christian School Photo - ACS teaches students academics, responsibility and accountability, respect to God and others, and service to God and the community.
    Special Program Emphasis (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1934
    Grades: NS-84301 Wheeler Road
    Augusta, GA 30907

  • Rank: #1919. Founding Date: 1935
    Grades: 9-122917 University Ave
    Columbus, GA 31907

  • Rank: #20-2120.-21.
    Christ The King School
    Christ The King School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1937
    Grades: K-846 Peachtree Way Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30305

  • Rank: #20-2120.-21.
    Savannah Adventist Christian School
    Savannah Adventist Christian School Photo - Our spacious campus provides ample opportunity for all students to get daily physical exercise outdoors in the sunshine and fresh air.
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1937
    Grades: NS-1250 Godley Way
    Pooler, GA 31322

  • Rank: #2222.
    Atlanta Speech School
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1938
    Grades: PK-63160 Northside Pkwy Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30327

  • Rank: #2323.
    St Mary On The Hill School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1940
    Grades: K-81220 Monte Sano Avenue
    Augusta, GA 30904

  • Rank: #2424.
    Episcopal Day School
    Episcopal Day School Photo - We strive to find the balance between timeless, traditional educational experiences and the utilization of new technologies and research about learning.
    Founding Date: 1944
    Grades: NS-82248 Walton Way
    Augusta, GA 30904

  • Rank: #25-2625.-26.
    St Mary School
    St Mary School Photo - Lots of smiling faces!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1945
    Grades: PK-8401 East 7th Street
    Rome, GA 30161

  • Rank: #25-2625.-26.
    St Teresa's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1945
    Grades: PK-8417 Edgewood Ln
    Albany, GA 31707

  • Rank: #2727. Founding Date: 1947
    Grades: PK-12601 Penn Waller Rd
    Savannah, GA 31410

  • Rank: #2828.
    Learning Tree Elementary School
    Learning Tree Elementary School Photo - Learning Tree students study God's Word and His Works of Nature!
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1948
    Grades: PK-8300 S Tibbs Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720

  • Rank: #2929.
    St. Joseph Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1949
    Grades: PK-8958 Epps Bridge Parkway
    Athens, GA 30606

  • Rank: #30-3130.-31.
    The Howard School
    The Howard School Photo - The Howard School at sunset.
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1950
    Grades: K-121192 Foster Street, NW
    Atlanta, GA 30318

  • Rank: #30-3130.-31.
    St. Thomas More School
    St. Thomas More School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1950
    Grades: K-8630 W Ponce De Leon Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030

  • Rank: #32-3532.-35.
    Brookstone School
    Founding Date: 1951
    Grades: PK-12440 Bradley Park Dr
    Columbus, GA 31904

  • Rank: #32-3532.-35.
    Savannah Christian Preparatory School
    Savannah Christian Preparatory School Photo
    Founding Date: 1951
    Grades: NS-121599 Chatham Pkwy
    Savannah, GA 31408

  • Rank: #32-3532.-35.
    Trinity School
    Founding Date: 1951
    Grades: NS-64301 Northside Pkwy NW
    Atlanta, GA 30327

  • Rank: #32-3532.-35.
    The Westminster Schools
    The Westminster Schools Photo
    Founding Date: 1951
    Grades: K-121424 W Paces Ferry Road NW
    Atlanta, GA 30327

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