There are some good schools in Georgia but not every community offers great public schools. Sometimes the best option for your child is a private school. Georgia is lucky to have some of the best private schools in the nation. Here are a few of the top private schools.
Cherokee Christian School, Woodstock-With 13 students per teacher (state average is 15), your child will get more individualized help and have a stronger academic foundation that will give them an edge when they begin college.
Augusta Preparatory Day School, Augusta-With just 10 students per teacher, there is no doubt that your child will excel. APDS offers a variety of extra-curricular activities with sports programs for basketball, swim team, baseball, golfing, there is also music and drama. For additional learning opportunities there are wide selections of summer classes ranging from PSAT/SAT prep to Aviation labs, guitar lessons to ballet, assorted sports camps and Chess Camps to animation creation camps.
Shiloh Hills Christian School, Kennesaw- with Stanford Achievement Test scores that rank in the upper 90%, Shiloh is known for its strong academic program. They also offer AP courses, drama and the arts and sports like soccer and golf.
Providence Christian School (PK-10) Oxford- Known for its high academic standards on a wide range of subjects, their students begin learning American Sign Language, Latin and world geography as early as 2nd grade.
Marist School (PK-12), Dunwoody- Although originally a Catholic Boys college, today Marist is an accredited school (now coed) offering education to children of all races and religions. Their strong academic program encourages hard work and discipline that will benefit students for college courses and the work force. Students will excel with extra-curricular activities in the arts, sports, student government, award-winning student publications, honor societies, and academic teams.
Here are some other great schools in Georgia.