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.

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 Students560 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeThe Davis Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
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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