Marist School

3790 Ashford Dunwoody Road Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
Tel: (770)457-7201
  • The mission of Marist School is to form the whole person in the image of Christ through instruction grounded in religious values, the teachings of the Catholic Church, and the spirit of the Society of Mary.
  • This mission is advanced through communal pursuit of excellence in academic, religious, extracurricular, leadership, and service programs.
  • The unique mission of Marist School to form the whole person in the image of Christ is created by blending three distinct traditions: the pursuit of academic excellence, the heritage of Catholic education, and the spirit of the Society of Mary.
  • As an academic community, Marist School maintains excellence in teaching and high expectations for learning in an environment that values scholarship and achievement.
  • Marist offers its students a curriculum that cultivates extensive knowledge and academic skills, intellectual acumen, formation of character, aesthetic appreciation, and physical well-being, in order to prepare them for college studies, civic leaderships, and the lifelong pursuit of truth, goodness, and beauty.
  • As a Catholic school, Marist is guided by the educational mission and doctrinal teaching of the Catholic Church.
  • Respecting religious diversity, Marist welcomes a significant number of students from other traditions.
  • Through formal instruction, common worship, and religious activities, Marist assists students in forming their consciences by emphasizing the dignity and integrity of the individual, the primacy of transcendent values and Jesus' call to love and serve others, especially the poor.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Year Founded1901

Student Body

Total Students1100 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 25%
Students by GradeMarist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses22 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 29
Yearly Tuition Cost$18,930
Admissions DirectorJim Byrne
Admissions AssociateAngela Elledge

Sports

Total Sports Offered17 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Broadcasting, Campus Ministry, Community Service, Debate, Peer Leadership, Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Dance, Drama, Marching Band
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