When a child enters The Davis Academy, an educational experience begins that lays the foundation for a lifetime of learning and discovery. Students grow and flourish through an accelerated and enriched secular curriculum that is integrated with a comprehensive Jewish studies program that broadens their worlds and nourishes their spirits. Over time, students emerge as confident, capable learners with a strong sense of self and an enlightened appreciation of the world around them. Education of the whole child is at the heart of The Davis Academy’s mission, where the school’s outstanding faculty and staff strive to foster the development of each child’s unique talents.
At The Davis Academy, teaching comes in many forms and every child is holistically and warmly supported by a diverse and integrated team of caring professionals. Faculty members average 14 years of teaching experience, they are tops in their fields, selected based on their experience, passion, creativity and ability to connect with a wide variety of students with different learning styles and personalities. Over 70% of the Davis Academy faculty have earned advanced degrees and the faculty retention rate is 97% with the average tenure of a Davis Academy teacher at 9 years.
Serving students from age four through eighth grade, The Davis Academy facilities span across two campuses in the Sandy Springs/Dunwoody area, which includes a 600-seat state-of-the-art performing arts theatre, full service dining hall and kitchen, a chapel and innovative learning spaces. For the 2019-2020 school year, The Davis Academy will be launching a FREE transportation program, exploring central routes to service families in Alpharetta/Johns Creek, Brookhaven, Buckhead/Chastain, East Roswell, and Dunwoody. Contact Lisa Mirsky, Director of Admissions at 678-527-3300 to learn more!