The Davis Academy

  • The Alfred and Adele Davis Academy, an accredited Reform Jewish Day School, provides an academically challenging environment with enriched curricula - both secular and Jewish - integrating general academics and Judaic studies from kindergarten prep through eighth grade.
  • In a nurturing, secure environment, instructed by a faculty dedicated to excellence, children are encouraged to reach their highest potential. The Davis Academy strives to create a community in which children develop a life-long love for learning and a commitment to Jewish life founded on morals, values and ethics, grounded in Torah.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1992

Student Body

Total Students475 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade The Davis Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki/Navy Bottoms and Polo Tops in approved colors)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / rolling
Admissions DirectorLisa Mirsky

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • From Kindergarten Prep through Eighth Grade, The Davis Academy provides a challenging and enriching education based on a rigorous and innovative curriculum. In student-centered classrooms, teachers use expertise, experience, caring and guidance to get to know each child and nurture the development of his or her unique talents. Beyond academics, we teach life skills, instill Jewish values, and provide diverse experiences so that our students become well-balanced and self-confident individuals. Students of The Davis Academy distinguish themselves academically, as well as in the arts and sports. The strong foundation they receive at The Davis Academy enables our graduates to succeed at the high schools and colleges of their choice, with exemplary academic and leadership skills
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  • Atlanta
    Grades: NS-12 | 432 students
    5.7 miles
    5200 Northland Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 843-9900
    5.7 NS-12
    432
  • Atlanta
     Christ The King School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 555 students
    10.5 miles
    46 Peachtree Way Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30305
    (404) 233-0383
    10.5 K-8
    555
  • Atlanta
    Grades: NS-8 | 600 students
    4.6 miles
    335 Colewood Way
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (404) 250-5600
    4.6 NS-8
    600
  • Lilburn
    Grades: PK-12 | 409 students
    14.4 miles
    151 Arcado Road SW
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-3224
    14.4 PK-12
    409
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: 8-12 | 169 students
    420.6 miles
    1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 823-4805
    420.6 8-12
    169

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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).