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School Profiles ATLANTA COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL Atlanta Country Day School provides a college preparatory program for those students with average to extremely above average abilities who seek a comfortable, individualized and small group environment in order to achieve success. Instructional programs include SAT prep, note taking skills, organizational skills as well as study skills to help students learn to use the textbook as a teaching tool. Grades 7-12 (group or individualized.)
BRANDON HALL Brandon Hall is a 53-year-old college preparatory school for boarding and day students. A national model in research-based education, the school offers small classes, tutoring and learning methodologies to fit every child – all within the framework of rigorous academic studies, an active sports program, and a caring, diverse and international campus community. Head of School: Dr. John L. Singleton Grades: 5-12. Enrollment: 160. SSPC Member.
COTTAGE SCHOOL Founded in 1985, The Cottage School provides excellence in education tailored to the needs of individual students. Located in North Fulton County, TCS serves students in grades 6th through 12th. Accredited by SAIS/SACS and GAC, the school offers individualized instruction for varying learning styles and skills. With a teacher-student ratio of 10-1, TCS stresses academic success by capitalizing on student strengths while improving weak areas. The school meets Georgia graduation standards and HOPE scholarship requirements.
CUMBERLAND ACADEMY Cumberland Academy of Georgia specializes in the needs of children with highfunctioning autism, Asperger’s, LD, ADD and ADHD. Fully accredited, Cumberland Academy is a private, non-profit, independent school for students in grades 4 -12 who have difficulty succeeding in a traditional school setting. The mission of the academy is to provide a safe, supportive, educational environment in partnership with faculty, staff, students and parents. The Cumberland family embraces the uniqueness of every child by challenging and inspiring them to reach their full potential. The academic and social curriculum encourages the development of life skills essential in becoming independent and self-sufficient adults.
RIVERSIDE military ACADEMY For over 105 years Riverside Military Academy has remained the preeminent military, college preparatory school in the nation, educating young men grades 7-12. At the heart of Riverside’s commitment to each cadet’s well-rounded personal growth is positive character development. Character development extends beyond building and exercising leadership skills. In educating and developing men of character, the school teaches time-honored values that promote social responsibility, good citizenship and personal integrity. Located in Gainesville, Riverside is accredited by SACS, SAIS, TABS, CASE and NAIS. Tuition: Boarding Students, $28,600; Day Students: $17,150. 30
ATLANTA independent SCHOOLS – ACADEMIC Alpharetta International Academy 4772 Webb Bridge Road, Alpharetta. 770/475-0558. aiamontessori.com Arlington Christian School 4500 Ridge Road, Fairburn. 770/964-9871. arlingtonchristian.org Atlanta Academy (The) 85 Mount Vernon Hwy. NE, Atlanta. 404/252-9555. atlantaacademy.com Atlanta Classical Christian Academy 3110 Sports Ave. SE, Smyrna. 770/874-8885. accak12.org Atlanta Country Day School 8725 Dunwoody Place, Suite 2 Atlanta, GA 30350 770/998-0311. atlantacountrydayschool.com Atlanta International School 2890 North Fulton Dr., Atlanta. 404/841-3840. aischool.org Atlanta School (The) 1015 Edgewood Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404/688-9550. theatlantaschool.com Blessed Trinity Catholic High School 11320 Woodstock Road, Roswell. 678/277-9083. btcatholic.org Brandon Hall School 1701 Brandon Hall Dr., Atlanta. 770/394-8177. brandonhall.org Carmen Adventist School 1330 North Cobb Pkwy., Marietta. 770/424-0606. antfb7.adventistschoolconnect.org Cambridge Academy 2780 Flat Shoals Road, Decatur. 404/241-1321. acambridgeacademy.com Christ the King School 46 Peachtree Way, Atlanta. 404/233-0383. christking.org Cobb County Christian School 545 Lorene Dr., Marietta. 770/434-1320. openbibleministry.org Cottage School (The) 770 Grimes Bridge Road, Roswell. 770/641-8688. cottageschool.org Covenant Christian School 3130 Atlanta Road, Smyrna. 770/435-1596. ccssmyrna.org Covered Bridge Academy 488 Hurt Road, Smyrna. 770/801-8292. coveredbridgeacademy.com Cumberland Christian Academy 2356 Clay Road, Austell. 770/819-6443. cumberlandchristian.org CONTINUED ON PAGE 34
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