At A Glance
More than any other school in Atlanta, Atlanta Girls’ School is purposefully built to provide the academic, social, and environmental advantages girls need to develop a sense of self, a firm command of her own voice, and the understanding that she is able and impelled to influence change in the world. In a world becoming exponentially more complex, girls will face challenges in college and beyond that will require curiosity, creativity, collaboration, and confidence to be solved. The curriculum and culture emerges from a vision of what girls must learn individually and collectively to become thoughtful and capable leaders. By using proven and emerging educational techniques tailored to how girls learn, integrating big-picture thinking, high expectations, and leading-edge technologies.
Research-backed advantages for young women attending a girls’ school:
- Achieve a higher level of academic abilities, higher SAT scores, higher confidence in math skills, increased political awareness and activism, and greater interest in graduate study
- Earn better grades
- Study physics, engineering, and computer science more
- Participate in athletics more
- Exhibit less anxiety and participate less in high-risk behaviors
The mission of Atlanta Girls’ School is to provide a challenging college-preparatory program in a learning environment designed to foster the full potential of each student and to enable her to become a vital contributor to our complex global society. The class of 2015 boasts an all A’s and B’s GPA distribution.
2015-2016 – $21,950
Tuition for the 2016-2017 school year will be set by the AGS Board of Directors in January 2016. Estimated fees in addition to annual tuition include textbooks ($350-$600) and uniforms ($350-$450).