Woodward Academy

About Woodward Academy


Woodward Academy is celebrating its second century of fostering excellence, character, and opportunity, serving families with children in grades Pre-K to 12 on two campuses in metro Atlanta. At Woodward, academic excellence means wise, individual guidance at every step?. With a student to faculty ratio of only 8:1, teachers, coaches, and counselors mentor students in life­-shaping qualities of good character and challenge them to their fullest potential. Students develop a deep respect for difference as they collaborate with peers from over 20 metro Atlanta counties and a broad array of religious, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. The school offers its students prolific opportunities including 25 AP courses, a Global Connections Program, and a wide range of clubs, arts programs, and athletic options. A typical graduating class attends more than 100 colleges and universities, devotes 5,000 hours to community service, and earns more than $14 million in collegiate scholarship awards.

College Park, GA
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Each Woodward Teacher Offers Wise, Individual Guidance

President Gulley at Bus Driver Appreciation Breakfast

Woodward Upper School Teacher in Zambia, Africa

Woodward Academy Graduation Celebration

What employees say

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The support is outstanding.

The adults and students are wonderful!

I am giving back to a school that has already given me so much.

Great environment, excellent work-life balance, inspirational leadership.

There is such a family atmosphere here. Everyone genuinely cares for one another and makes it a happy place to work.

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