The Howard School

1192 Foster Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Tel: (404)377-7436
  • The Howard School educates students with language-based learning disabilities and learning differences through instruction designed to complement and address each student's individual needs, and to help each student understand and advocate for his or her own learning process. The curriculum focuses on depth of understanding to make learning meaningful and therefore, maximize educational success.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Atlanta Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage-based
Year Founded1950

Student Body

Total Students254 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 25%
Students by GradeThe Howard School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes$31,180 - $32,720. Varies depending on level.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions DirectorAnne Beisel
Admissions AssociateDawn Splinter

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Current psycho-educational testing report required for admissions consideration.
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The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $11,503 for elementary schools and $16,555 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Atlanta, GA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).