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Building A Better World Through The Arts, One Student At A Time.

About Atlanta Prepatory School Of The Arts

Dear Parent, Few decisions in a child's life will have such far reaching effects as the choice of where to attend school. At stake could be the direction of future education--even career goals. Every child wants to be successful. No child ever went off to his or her first day of school determined to be a failure. This simple truth, combined with an emphasis on excellence and challenge, is at the heart of my philosophy of education--that students want to succeed and that each student has a right to do so. At Atlanta Prep, every opportunity is made so that students can realize their unique talents and succeed. Of ultimate importance is that a school be chosen that is compatible with the child's abilities and interests. To do that, you must discover the school's philosophy of education--the principles and values by which it is run on a daily basis. Throughout this website, we have outlined these for you, as they are practiced at Atlanta Prep. I am delighted that you are considering Atlanta Prep. We encourage parents and applicants to visit the school, sit in on classes and meet the faculty. Please accept my personal invitation to call and make an appointment for a tour and a meeting with me. Cordially, Jessica J. White, Headmaster Atlanta Prep School Mission Statement and Philosophy Atlanta Preparatory School of The Arts is a diverse educational, independent, private performing arts preparatory school offering a modern curriculum for grades PreK3-5th grade. In the belief that every student can succeed, we provide a supportive atmosphere that reflects and is enhanced by the diversity and richness of being exposed to the arts. Atlanta Preparatory School of The Arts recognizes the student as the focus of the educational process. We guide our students to reach their optimum potential intellectually, physically, and socially. Each student is challenged to think critically and creatively in a structured environment where excellence is rewarded and individual effort is encouraged. We strive to develop responsible citizens by reinforcing respect for self and for others in the community. The greatest motivating force for a young person is the possibility of success. At Atlanta Prep, we ensure every student's opportunity to succeed. Small classes, where teachers are closely connected to their students, enable students to participate actively in the learning process. Based on assessments and recommendations, we place students in flexible, ability-level groupings in math, foreign language, and science, where the challenge is appropriate to students' skill level. Atlanta Prep is committed to the meaningful integration of technology and integration of the arts throughout the curriculum both inside and outside the classroom. To meet the individual needs of our students, we provide academic, social, and emotional support services. Students are guided to express themselves through participation in the schools performing arts programs such as art, music, dance drama and instarment training such as violin and piano. We support the ongoing professional development of our faculty, both in house and through support of continuing education programs.Atlanta Prep promotes regular communication among students, parents, and teachers to ensure everyone is working towards the same goals.

Information:

  • Address: 10 Friendly Hills Dr Ste B Ste B, Decatur, GA 30035
  • Website: http://www.atlantapreparatoryschool.com
  • Key Services: Performing Arts Group, Performing Arts Theater, Childrens Theater, Preschool Programs, Dance Classes, Private Schools, Drama Classes, Kids Karate, Kids Camps, After School Programs
  • Cities Served: Decatur, Stone Mountain, Redan, Pine Lake, Avondale Estates, Scottdale, Clarkston, Atlanta, Lithonia
  • Counties Served: Dekalb
  • Parking: Free, Street
  • Languages: English
  • Payments: American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Discover, Paypal, Check, Cash