Swift School

  • Swift School is an independent school serving students in grades 1-8 with dyslexia and other language-based learning differences. Swift's programming is designed to remediate the language learning challenges faced by these students while capitalizing on the strengths of dyslexic learners.
  • Swift uses the Orton-Gillingham approach to teach students how to decode and understand language and helps students develop interpersonal skills that will allow them to thrive in life beyond Swift.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Atlanta Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS)
Georgia Private School Accreditation Council (GAPSAC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia and language based learning differences
Year Founded1998
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students208 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeSwift School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants and polo shirt with logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$29,470
Tuition NotesSB-10 accepted.
Admissions DirectorAngela Robertson
Admissions AssociateChristy Dickson

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Claymation, Really Fun Science, Recycle Team, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Musical Theater

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Kids Yoga, Sports Clu

School Notes

  • Serving students in 1st through 8th grades with dyslexia and related language-based learning differences, the Swift School's mission is to prepare children with dyslexia and related language based learning differences to be successful in life.

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