The Application Process
We are pleased that you are interested in joining the Atlanta Jewish Academy family. Here are the simple steps to apply:
1 Complete the online application and submit application fee
New student applications are due January 8, 2018.
There is a non-refundable application fee of $150 per applicant.
2 Submit required forms by application deadline
A. These include achievement test scores, transcripts, progress reports, teacher evaluation forms (1-8) or Early Childhood teacher evaluation form (ITV - K), and psycho-educational evaluations (if applicable).
Upper School Students: Discipline records, evaluations from the applicant’s Mathematics, English and Judaic faculty are required. These documents will be kept confidential. Please refer to our Transcript and Records Request Form.
B. Submit a photo copy of the applicant’s birth certificate (or a photocopy of the applicant’s passport).
C. Submit a certificate of immunization (Form 3231) from the applicant’s medical provider indicating that all immunizations are current.
3 Screening and Observation
Once your application is complete, you will be contacted by the Admissions Office to set up a screening.
Kindergarten: We evaluate their learning styles.
Lower School and Middle School: Screening are scheduled on an individual basis.
Upper School: These applicants are required to come in for admissions testing and interviews. If your child is accepted to the Upper School, he/she will be required to take a Placement Exam (date to be announced).
Please refer to Admissions Deadlines and Notification dates here.