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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 application deadline has passed. Please email Erica Gal, Director of Admissions, with your inquiry. 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 (Grades 1 - 8) or Early Childhood teacher evaluation form (ECD - 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. Provide 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: Screenings are scheduled on an individual basis.

Upper School: These applicants are required to come in for admissions testing and interviews. If your student 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.