- As an independent Marist Catholic school, Sophia Academy sees each child as an individual with unlimited potential if given the opportunities and tailored instruction.
- With a highly motivated staff and a commitment to each child's learning style, we provide a Kindergarten--High School experience.
- Small class sizes, individual goals, and innovative multisensory instruction produce results for all children.
- Our comprehensive curriculum which includes fine arts, athletics, mission trips, retreats and Catholic Religious Education broadens our students' interests, promotes leadership, develops talents and shapes character.
- The Orton-Gillingham language learning approach, created for those with dyslexia, is a language instruction also ideal for all learners and is part of ability grouping across grade levels daily.
- Sophia students are of average to above-average intellectual ability who have been diagnosed with a learning difference. Personalized learning plans; 80% participate in extracurriculars.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other religious school association(s)|
National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS)
National Catholic Education Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Average to Superior IQ, Auditory, Visual Processing difficulties, ADHD, ADD, Dyslexia|
|Total Students||65 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 25%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||12 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||7 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$22,700|
|Tuition Notes||$125.00 Testing Fee, $750.00 Registration Fees|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$3,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Jennifer Artigue|
|Admissions Associate||Jenni Ellis|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Soccer,|
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
Club or Organization:
Art, BETA, Drama, Garden, Peer, SGA
Arts and Music Programs:
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- Current Goals of the Organization Include:Implementing Strategic Plan to expand our mission including pursuing Orton-Gillingham school status. Fundraising for high school and fields, technology and reading program, increasing enrollment and increasing financial aid fund, expanding Summer School/Camp and Leadership Institute, continuing staff development and parent education, increasing technology including our assistive technology, expanding global learning initiatives.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- RoswellGrades: PK-8 | 70 students
200 Cox Rd
Roswell, GA 30075
- AtlantaGrades: 9-12 | 1085 students
2674 Johnson Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30345
- RoswellGrades: 4-12 | 164 students
700 Grimes Bridge Road
Roswell, GA 30075
- LawrencevilleGrades: PK-12 | 68 students
263 Jackson Street
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
- FairburnGrades: 1-9 | 127 students
5665 Milam Rd
Fairburn, GA 30213
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