St Nicholas Orthodox Academy

  • St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy offers small classes, individualized attention, and a caring faculty and staff.
  • Our academic programs prepare students for success not only in college, but also in life.
  • Over 88% of our graduates have gone on to college, including Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia, and Georgia State University.
  • Our qualified graduates receive the hope scholarship. The Academy is accredited for grades k-12 by the Georgia accrediting commission, the oldest accrediting agency in the USA. In addition to our programs for fully enrolled students, we offer accreditation and classes for home schooled students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Georgia Accrediting Commission
Religious AffiliationOther
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Year Founded2000
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students12 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St Nicholas Orthodox Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size4 students
Number of AP Courses1 course
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no logos or media images. Girls: skirt below knee; Boys collared shirt tucked in)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,200
Tuition Notesten per cent discount for second or more students from the same family
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPamela Summers Showalter
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  • Decatur
    Academe Of The Oaks
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
    5.6 miles
    146 New St
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 405-2173
    5.6 9-12
    89
  • Marietta
    Grades: K-12 | 446 students
    16.2 miles
    955 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30068
    (678) 784-5231
    16.2 K-12
    446

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The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $11,159 for elementary schools and $19,186 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).