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 9, 2017.
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, as well as the Principal 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: High school 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.