School and resource directory
These listings include public schools located in Brookhaven, Buckhead, Sandy Springs and Dunwoody as well as other schools and related resources that advertise in the Reporter Newspapers Education Guide. For a comprehensive list of private schools in metro Atlanta, visit www.atlantaprivateschools.com.
Brookhaven Public Schools
Ashford Park Elementary School
2968 Cravenridge Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Dr. LaShawn McMillan
Chamblee Charter High School
3688 Chamblee-Dunwoody Rd,
Chamblee, GA 30341
Principal: Dr. Rochelle Lowery
Chamblee Middle School
3601 Sexton Woods Dr., Chamblee, GA 30341
Principal: Cynthia Jackson
Cross Keys High School
1626 N Druid Hills Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Dr. Tasharah M. Wilson
DeKalb PATH Academy Charter School
3007 Hermance Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Suttiwan Cox
Kittredge Magnet School for High Achievers
1663 E. Nancy Creek Dr., Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Gail Humble
Montgomery Elementary School
3995 Ashford-Dunwoody Rd.,
Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Dr. Esther Silvers
Sequoyah Middle School
3456 Aztec Rd, Doraville, GA 30340
Principal: Brittany Cunningham
Woodward Elementary School
3034 Curtis Dr., Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Melanie Pearch
Buckhead Public Schools
E. Rivers Elementary School
8 Peachtree Battle Ave, Atlanta, Georgia 30305
Interim principal: Matt Rogers
Garden Hills Elementary School
285 Sheridan Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30305
Interim Principal: Tommy Usher
Morris Brandon Elementary School
2741 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta, GA 30327
Principal: Karen Evans
North Atlanta High School
2875 Northside Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30305
Principal: Mark MyGrant
Sarah Rawson Smith Elementary School
370 Old Ivy Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342
Interim Principal: Dr. Meredith Kaltman
Warren T. Jackson Elementary School
1325 Mt. Paran Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30327
Principal: Dr. Lorraine Reich, Ed. D.
Willis A. Sutton Middle School
4360 Powers Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30327
Principal: Audrey Sofianos
Dunwoody Public Schools
Austin Elementary School
5435 Roberts Dr., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Dr. Ann Culbreath
Chesnut Charter Elementary School
4576 N. Peachtree Rd., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Veronica Williams
Dunwoody Elementary School
1923 Womack Rd., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Jennifer Sanders
Dunwoody High School
5035 Vermack Rd., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Noel Maloof
Kingsley Charter School
2051 Brendon Dr., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Dr. Jasmine C. Smith, Ed. D.
Peachtree Charter Middle School
4664 North Peachtree Rd., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Scott Heptinstall
Vanderlyn Elementary School
1877 Vanderlyn Dr., Dunwoody, GA 30338
Principal: Tracey Crenshaw
Dunwoody Springs Charter School
8100 Roberts Dr., Sandy Springs, GA 30350
Principal: Ivy Freeman
Sandy Springs Public Schools
Heards Ferry Elementary School
1050 Heards Ferry Rd., Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Principal: Brent McBride
High Point Elementary School
520 Greenland Rd NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30342
Principal: Lisa Nash
Ison Springs Elementary School
8261 Ison Rd., Sandy Springs, GA 30350
Principal: Sara White
Lake Forest Elementary School
5920 Sandy Springs Circle
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Principal: FJ “Harvey” Oaxaca
North Springs Charter High School
7447 Roswell Rd., Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Principal: Dr. Lisa Stueve
Ridgeview Charter School
5340 S. Trimble Rd., Atlanta, GA 30342
Principal: Lisa Hastey
Sandy Springs Charter Middle School
8750 Pride Place, Sandy Springs, GA 30350
Principal: Dr. Kay Walker, Ed. D.
Spalding Drive Charter Elementary School
130 W. Spalding Dr., Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Principal: Christine Young
Woodland Elementary Charter School
1130 Spalding Dr
Atlanta, GA 30350
Principal: Amy Gamble
Riverwood International Charter School
5900 Raider Dr NW
Atlanta, GA 30328
Principal: Chris Triolo
Atlanta Girls’ School
3254 Northside Parkway NW, Atlanta GA 30327
Head of School: Pinney L. Allen
The Atlanta Girl’s School is a college preparatory school of the highest standards – purposely built to provide the academic, social and environmental advantages girls need to become vital contributors to today’s global society.
Atlanta International School
2890 N. Fulton Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30305
Headmaster: Kevin Glass
We believe in the intrinsic joy of learning and hope, sustained and nurtured in a diverse school community, united in its commitment to mutual respect and purposeful effort to set and achieve high standards.
Atlanta Speech School
3160 Northside Pkwy, NW, Atlanta GA 30327
Executive Director: Comer Yates
For 75 years the Atlanta Speech School has been helping children develop their full potential through language and literacy, using research-based instruction led by faculty with advanced degrees and training.
Brandon Hall School
1701 Brandon Hall Dr., Dunwoody GA 30350
Headmaster: Dr. John L. Singleton
A national model in research-based education for over 50 years, Brandon Hall offers small classes, tutoring and learning methodologies to fit every child in a caring, diverse and international campus community.
Carlisle Montessori School of Buckhead
1036 Lindbergh Dr., Atlanta GA 30324
Director: Gina Ward
Carlisle Montessori School, a boutique, AMI Primary school serving students 2.5 – 6+ years of age. Our environment provides a nurturing social experience and a progressive academic curriculum which supports optimal learning.
Cumberland Academy of Georgia
650 Mt. Vernon Highway NE, Atlanta GA 30328
Co-founders: Debbi and Matthew Scarborough
Principal: Don Sasso
Specializes in providing a tailored learning experience for students with Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism, Learning Disabilities and ADD/ADHD. Designed for grades 4 – 12 and postgraduate students. Fully accredited.
First Montessori School of Atlanta
5750 Long Island Dr., Atlanta, GA 30327
Head of School: Jerri King
Our school culture of engaged learning is built upon an appreciation for the child’s sense of wonder, the trust to freely choose one’s work and accountability, all of which fuels creativity, curiosity and innovative thought.
The Galloway School
215 West Wieuca Rd NW, Atlanta GA 30342
Head of School: Suzanna Jemsby
Galloway is the philosophically grounded, learner-focused independent school where students age 3 through grade 12 develop an abiding love for learning. Through innovation, enthusiasm, and high expectations, Galloway draws students joyfully into learning and cultivates the intrinsic curiosity and unrepeatable talents of each one.
Greater Atlanta Christian School
1575 Indian Trail Lilburn Rd., Norcross GA 30093
770-243-2273 OR 770-243-2000
President: Dr. David Fincher
Tour our 80 acre campus and discover a place where students’ hearts are changed and leaders are shaped. Coming from 14 counties, students are given resources to achieve academically, socially and spiritually at GAC.
Heritage Preparatory School
1700 Piedmont Ave NW, Atlanta GA 30324
Director of Admissions: Joanne B. Brown
Heritage offers a classical curriculum of high educational quality in a Christ-centered school environment. Students are nurtured, challenged, and led to know, love, and practice that which is true, good, and excellent.
Holy Spirit Preparatory School
Upper School Campus
4449 Northside Dr NW, Atlanta GA 30342
Lower School Campus
4820 Long Island Dr, Atlanta GA 30342
4465 Northside Dr NW, Atlanta GA 30327
678-904-2811 ext. 231
Headmaster: Gareth N. Genner
Holy Spirit Prep is an independent, Catholic, coeducational college preparatory school serving grades Pre-K2 through 12th grade. Fully accredited. Nationally recognized as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence and a Top 50 Catholic High School.
Little Da Vinci International School
4055 Roswell Rd, Atlanta GA 30342
Head of School: Soraya Rouchdi
A nonprofit, nondenominational, innovative, international preschool that fosters bilingualism, music, art, outdoor classroom activities and an extraordinary critical thinking character development.
3790 Ashford Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta GA 30319
President: Father John Harhager
The mission of Marist School is to form the whole person in the image of Christ through instruction grounded in religious values, the teaching of the Catholic Church and the spirit of the Society of Mary.
Mt. Bethel Christian Academy
4385 Lower Roswell Rd., Marietta GA 30068
Head of School: Jim R. Callis
At Mt. Bethel, we place Christ in the center of all we do. Our school was founded in 1998 to bring a distinctly Christian perspective to serious academic preparation. For our students to succeed in the area’s most rigorous private and public high schools, our academic program must be uncompromising. For them to become Godly leaders in those schools, they must have a foundation of faith that comes from an unwavering commitment to Christ and teaching all subjects from a Christian worldview. Visit us any Wednesday at 10 a.m. to tour this extraordinary school.
Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
Founders Campus (Preschool-Grade 6)
471 Mt. Vernon Highway, Atlanta GA 30328
Glenn Campus (Grades 7-12)
510 Mt. Vernon Highway, Atlanta GA 30328
Head of School: Dr. J. Brett Jacobsen
Established in 1972, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School celebrates its 40th anniversary this school year. Located on 37 acres in the heart of Sandy Springs, we serve students in Preschool through Grade 12. We are a school of inquiry, innovation, and impact. Grounded in Christian values, we prepare all students to be college ready, globally competitive, and engaged citizen leaders.
Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School
1320 Hearst Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
Principal: Anita Nagel
Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School seeks to create a nurturing environment grounded in the Catholic faith, which provides for the spiritual and academic development of each child.
966 W. Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30327
Headmaster: Fred Assaf
Pace Academy is a coeducational day school with 1000 students in grades pre-first through 12. Within a small family environment, our combination of rigor and nurture develops college-ready scholars who are also service leaders, athletes and artists.
Riverside Military Academy
2001 Riverside Dr., Gainesville GA 30501
President: Dr. James H. Benson, Col, USMC (Ret)
Riverside is one of the nation’s leading all-boys college preparatory schools. . Our comprehensive program of academics, athletics and leadership development sets the stage for a lifetime of success.
Sandy Springs United Methodist Preschool & Kindergarten
85 Mt. Vernon Hwy, Sandy Springs GA 30328
Headmaster: Nancy Nadolski
Sandy Springs United Methodist Preschool and Kindergarten is an educational, outreach ministry of the church. We feel it is our privilege to guide the social, physical, intellectual and spiritual development of each child.
2880 Dresden Dr., Atlanta GA 30341
Founding Director/Principal: Marie Corrigan
Sophia Academy sees each child as an individual with unlimited potential if given the opportunities and tailored instruction. With a highly motivated staff and a commitment to each child’s learning style, we provide a premier college prep PreK-9th grade environment.
St. Martin’s Episcopal School
3110-A Ashford Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta GA 30319
Headmaster: The Rev. Dr. James Hamner
Since 1959, St. Martin’s Episcopal School has provided quality education in a loving, Christian environment. The school serves students from 3 years old through 8thgrade and offers an extended-day program.
300 Grimes Bridge Rd, Roswell GA 30075
Head of School: Richard Wendlek
Founded in 1998, Swift School serves students with dyslexia and language-based learning differences. We offer a comprehensive education to 212 students in 1st -8th grades, who reside throughout metro Atlanta.
The Children’s School
345 Tenth Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Head of School: Marcia Prewitt Spiller
The Children’s School, founded in 1970, serves a diverse population of 400 students three-years-old through sixth grade. The curriculum is a rich and challenging one that also encourages social and emotional growth
The Alfred & Adele Davis Academy
8105 Roberts Dr., Atlanta, GA 30350
Head of School: Amy Shafron
Provides students from four years to Grade 8 with an exceptional program blending academics with Jewish values and traditions. Outstanding curriculum integrates technology, 21st century learning, fine arts, and enrichments.
The Day School of Sandy Springs Christian Church
301 Johnson Ferry Rd, Atlanta GA 30328
Director: Kathy Gregory
The Day School is a preparatory preschool providing preschool age children an environment of warmth and acceptance to grow socially and academically within the framework of Judeo Christian principles
The Epstein School
Sandy Springs Campus
335 Colewood Way, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Head of School: Stan Beiner
The Epstein School was identified as a 2005 U.S. Department of Education Innovator. Using an integrated bilingual curriculum, we combine innovative and traditional teaching methods to create the finest academic and Judaic education for children from 18 months through the 8th grade.
The Heiskell School
3260 Northside Dr., Atlanta, GA 30305
Headmaster: Cyndie Heiskell
The Heiskell School’s accelerated academic program and its focus on building Godly character have had a life-changing impact in the lives of children for over 60 years.
The Lovett School
4075 Paces Ferry Rd, Atlanta GA 30327
Headmaster: Billy Peebles
The Lovett School is an independent, college-preparatory day school serving students in kindergarten through Grade 12. Since 1926, Lovett has been a leader in progressive education, emphasizing “the whole child.”
1 Whitefield Dr., Mableton GA 30126
Interim Headmaster: Dr. Kevin S. Bracher
Whitefield Academy, a Christ-centered college preparatory school, serves 650 students in grades PreK-4 through 12. Founded in 1997 and situated on a wooded 75-acre campus, Whitefield has established a solid academic reputation collegiately as its numerous AP and honors courses and rigorous curriculum set a framework for 100 percent of its graduates to matriculate to colleges and universities.
1662 Rugby Ave, College Park GA 30337
President: F. Stuart Gulley, Ph.D.
Woodward Academy is metro Atlanta’s long-proven college-preparatory independent school for families who want the certainty of more complete preparation for college and life. Tapping into more than a century of educational wisdom, Woodward transforms each student’s experience into a tangible opportunity for learning and growth. Grade levels: Main Campus, College Park, PreK-12 and North Campus, Johns Creek, PreK-6
Appelrouth Tutoring Services
We are a group of highly talented, trained and motivated tutors dedicated to helping students get into their schools of choice. Our motto is “Better tutors, Better Results.” We are proud of the fact that our tutors outshine those of other companies in the industry.
Booth Western Art Museum
501 Museum Dr., Cartersville GA 30120
Booth Western Art Museum brings history to life for students! Come see “Passport to the West” on Thursday, October 25: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Dynamo Swim Club
770-457-7946 ext. 12
Celebrating more than 40 years of Excellence in competitive swimming and aquatic programs. Learn to Swim programs for ages 4 months to adult available at 5 Metro Atlanta area locations including: Alpharetta, Buckhead, Chamblee, Dunwoody and the Agnes Scott Campus.
2968 Atlanta Rd., Smyrna GA 30080
Follow us on facebook at ‘thehoneybee’
A unique women’s clothing store offering a variety of casual easy to wear styles. Featuring jewelry from local artisans, as well as shoes and a wide range of accessories. Visit our sister store at the same location-the bird & the bee home and garden and sign up for an Annie Sloan Chalk Paint ™ workshop.
Huntington Learning Center of Dunwoody
5488 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd, Suite 7
Dunwoody GA 30338
Director: Reecie Campbell
Success in School Begins With Huntington Learning Center in Dunwoody
The oldest provider of supplemental education in the nation, Huntington Learning Center builds Academic Skills which are those school skills that all students in every grade need to succeed in school. Academic skills include reading, mathematics, language arts, study skills, phonics, writing, and specific subject areas. Huntington Learning Center also helps students score higher on important college entrance and scholarship exams like the PSAT, SAT, and ACT as well as high school entrance exams (SSAT), and other exams, such as the GED and ASVAB.
“I wish to express my sincere gratitude for the excellent work you have done with my son. Not only have his academic skills greatly improved, his self-confidence has grown.”
– Ruth H.
Huntington Learning Center helps students of all ages build the skills, confidence, and motivation to attain better grades. Because each child is different, the program begins with a thorough diagnostic evaluation to pinpoint problem areas. Then, instruction is individualized for each student based on the test results. Huntington helps overcome learning obstacles with an effective combination of certified teachers and customized instruction. Most students attend for just a few hours a week after school in our caring, nurturing environment. Huntington parent satisfaction rating is high, with 93% of Huntington families recommending their services to others.
“I would recommend your program without hesitation…to anyone who needs a refresher course in math and verbal studies.”
– Andre B.
“My son’s SAT score was way beyond our expectations! We were very happy with the experience we had at Huntington. We can’t thank you enough for all that you’ve done for our son.”
– Deborah A.
If you would like to learn more about Huntington Learning Center, or if you need advice on whether your child would benefit from personalized tutoring, visit our website at www.HuntingtonHelps.com or call 770-394-2626.
5252 Roswell Rd, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30342
Directors: Beth Ardell & Susie McDaniel
LearningRx specializes in identifying and permanently resolving cognitive skill weaknesses that hinder full achievement potential. Unlike tutoring, LearningRx brain-training targets root causes of reading/learning challenges, so anyone can learn better, faster, and easier!
The Marcus Jewish Community
Center of Atlanta Preschools
The Weinstein School (Dunwoody)
5342 Tilly Mill Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338
Director: Kim Sucan
The Sunshine School (East Cobb)
1415 Old Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30062
Director: The Sunshine School: Raye Lynn Banks
MJCCA preschoolers are immersed in a safe and loving environment focused on an innovative preschool curriculum. Our NAEYC-accredited program welcomes children ages six weeks to four-years-old (Pre-K) for either full-or half-days. We offer flexibility with a core-day program that can be extended to full-day. Our focus for our older children is on Kindergarten-readiness and our graduates take with them a strong educational and social foundation as they move on to the elementary schools of their choice.
North Georgia School of Ballet
7740 Roswell Rd, Suite 400, Atlanta GA 30350
North Georgia School of Ballet provides high quality dance instructions in a clean, spacious facility with floor-to-ceiling mirrors, professional sprung floors with Marley floor coverings and viewing windows for parents.
Savvy Students, LLC
2217 Pine Heights Dr NE, Atlanta GA 30324
Private Tutoring for Students of All Ages! We offer tutoring for students K-12, SAT, ACT, and other Test Prep, as well as Adult Education sessions. Our Tutors are exceptionally qualified and have degrees from a variety of institutions, including: Georgia Tech, UGA, Clemson, Michigan State, and Emory University. Learn. Prepare. Perform.
4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon GA 31210
President: Ruth A. Knox
Wesleyan was the first college in the world chartered to grant degrees to women. Offering 32 majors, 27 minors, and a 10:1 faculty/student ratio, Wesleyan remains forever first in women’s education