Atlanta Special Needs Schools - Detailed Information


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Probably the most difficult information for us to gather was for our Atlanta Special Needs Schools pages. We hope our research is helpful in finding the right fit for your child and look forward to helping you further with your home search.

Our data was gathered through direct conversations with schools for accuracy. If there is other information we should include in our next update, please let us know.

Information for the Georgia Department of Education Special Needs Scholarship Program

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Address City Zip County Phone Grades Type Cost Focus/Special Needs Served
Alexsander Academy 1090 Powers Place Alpharetta 30009 Fulton 404-839-5910 2-8 Private $11,000-$16,500 ADHD, autism, Aspergers, learning disabilities, sensory processing issues, and communication disorders
Atlanta Country Day School 8725 Dunwoody Pl., Suite 2 Atlanta 30350 Fulton 770-998-0311 7-12 Private $20,000 Night school, summer school, early graduation, traveling celebrity program for students who cannot attend school on a regular basis
Atlanta Speech School 3160 Northside Pkwy. Atlanta 30327 Fulton 404-233-5332 ps-6 Private $6,980-$28,900 Speech, hearing, language or learning disabilities
Auditory-Verbal Center, Inc. 1901 Century Blvd., NE, Suite 20 Atlanta 30345 DeKalb 404-633-8911   Private   Auditory-verbal therapy for all degrees of hearing loss
Cloverleaf School (The) 2108 Briarcliff Rd NE Atlanta 30329 DeKalb 404-474-3904 K-5 Private $19,500 ADHD, high functioning autism, Asperger’s, anxiety, and other learning differences
Cottage School (The) 700 Grimes Bridge Rd. Roswell 30075 Fulton 770-641-8688 6-12 Private $21,950-22,950 Mild to moderate learning difficulties
Cumberland Academy of Georgia 650 Mount Vernon Hwy., NE Atlanta 30328 Fulton 404-835-9000 4-12; Post Grad Private $19,900 High functioning Autism, Asperger, LD, ADD and ADHD
Devereux Georgia Treatment Network (The) 1291 Stanley Rd., NE Kennesaw 30152 Cobb 770-427-0147 3-12 Private   Emotional and behavioral challenges brought on by abuse, neglect, mental illness, sexual exploitation, or intellectual/developmental disabilities; residential treatment for ages 8-21
Forsyth Academy 1130 Dahlonega Hwy. Cumming 30040 Forsyth 770-781-3141 9-12 Public   Non-traditional charter high school geared toward students who are not succeeding in a traditional school setting
Forsyth Academy @ Night 1130 Dahlonega Hwy. Cumming 30040 Forsyth 770-781-3141 9-12 Public   Non-traditional charter evening high school
Gateway Academy 136 Elm St. Cumming 30040 Forsyth 770-781-2299 6-12 Public   Alternative school
George W. Hartmann Center 119 Powers Ferry Rd., SE Marietta 30067 Cobb 770-971-7801 6-12 Public   Residential treatment facility for adolescents (ages 13-18) with substance abuse problems
Grant Academy (The) 102 Springfield Dr. Woodstock/td> 30188 Cherokee 770-926-7827 1-5 Private $2,000 S.T.E.M. School. Special Needs including, but no limited to: Learning Disabilities, ADHD, Autism, Asperger's, Cognitive Disabilities
Gwinnett County Online Campus 2595 Beaver Ruin Rd. Norcross 30071 Gwinnett 770-326-8082 6-12 Public   Online School
Gwinnett InterVention Education (GIVE) Center East 723 Hi-Hope Rd. Lawrenceville 30043 Gwinnett 770-338-4855 6-12 Public   Alternative school for at-risk students
Gwinnett InterVention Education (GIVE) Center West 2595 Beaver Ruin Rd. Norcross 30071 Gwinnett 770-326-8000 6-12 Public   Alternative school for at-risk students
H.A.V.E.N. Academy, Fitzhugh Campus 4400 West Atlanta Rd. Smyrna 30080 Cobb 678-842-6899 K-12 Public   Severe Emotional Behavior Disorders and Autism
H.A.V.E.N. Academy, Hawthorne Campus 1595 Hawthorne Ave. Smyrna 30080 Cobb 678-842-6930 K-12 Public   Severe Emotional Behavior Disorders and Autism
Hillside Conant School 690 Courtenay Dr., NE Atlanta 30306 Fulton 404-875-4551 1-12 Private   Residential treatment facility for severely emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children ages 7-21
Hooper Renwick School 56 Neal Blvd. Lawrenceville 30046 Gwinnett 770-682-4290 6-12 Public   Severe emotional and/or behavioral difficulties; autism and mild/moderate or severe intellectual disabilities
Howard School (The) 1192 Foster St., NW Atlanta 30318 Fulton 404-377-7436 K5-12 Private $24,000-25,750 Language learning disabilities and differences
i-Achieve Virtual Academy 1130 Dahlonega Hwy. Cumming 30040 Forsyth 770-781-3141 6-12 Public   Online School
International Student Center 2383 North Druid Hills Rd. Atlanta 30329 DeKalb 678-676-6602 3-12 Public   Intensive English program for non-native speakers
Jacob's Ladder Neurodevelopmental School and Therapy Center 407 Hardscrabble Rd. Roswell 30075 Fulton 770-998-1017 PK-12 Private   Any kind of neurological disorder - from Down syndrome and Cerebral Palsy to a range of learning disabilities and genetic disorders; 60% have been diagnosed with autism
L.R. Tippens Education Center 8 Glenwood St. Canton 30114 Cherokee 770-720-3550   Public   Emotional/Behavioral Disorders, Autism, etc.
Lionheart School (The) 225 Roswell St. Alpharetta 30009 Fulton 770-772-4555 1-12 Private $25,000 Autism spectrum and other challenges in relating and communicating, including ADD, ADHD, Tourette, Fragile X, Regulatory Disorders, Tuberous Sclerosis, etc.
Marcus Autism Center 1920 Briarcliff Rd. Atlantas 30329 DeKalb 404-785-9400   Private   Autism and related disorders; early intervention program for children 18 mos-8 yrs
MDE School 1517 Johnson Ferry Rd. Marietta 30062 Cobb 770-977-4633 K-12 Private $19,000 Specializing in children with autism, sensory processing and communication disorders
Mill Springs Academy 13660 New Providence Rd. Alpharetta 30004 Fulton 770-360-1336 1-12 Private $20,069 Students with average to superior abilities diagnosed with learning differences, dyslexia and attention deficit
Nelson L. Price Treatment Center 729 Lawrence St. Marietta 30060 Cobb 770-514-8255 9-12 Private   Residential substance abuse program for adolescents (ages 12-17); offers a 12-step Christian program
Pathways Academy School for Dyslexia 4010 Canton Rd., Suite 120 Marietta 30066 Cobb 770-973-5588 1-6 Private $17,000 Dyslexia
Piedmont School of Atlanta (The) 1330 N. Druid Hills Road Brookhaven 30319 Dekalb 404-382-8200 K-6 Private $23,000 Students with average and above average ability with autism, learning differences, ADHD, and/or anxiety disorders
Polaris Evening School 2010 Towne Lake Hills South Dr. Woodstock 30189 Cherokee 770-926-1662 9-12 Public   "Open Campus" Evening School
Porter Elementary 200 Cox Rd. Roswell 30075 Fulton 770-594-1313 PK-8 Private   Difficulties with language processing, dyslexia, attention (ADHD), sensory processing, visual processing, auditory processing, motor skills (dyspraxia), organization, social skills, and self-esteem
Schenck School (The) 282 Mount Paran Rd., NW Atlanta 30327 Fulton 404-252-2591 K-6 Private $27,070 Dyslexia
Sophia Academy 2880 Dresden Dr. Atlanta 30341 DeKalb 404-303-8722 PK-9 Private $9,300-20,500 Christian school devoted to students with learning disabilities
Swift School 300 Grimes Bridge Rd. Roswell 30075 Fulton 678-205-4988 1-8 Private $20,685 Dyslexia and related language-based learning differences
UHS of Laurel Heights 934 Briarcliff Rd. Atlanta 30306 DeKalb 404-888-7870 PK-12 Private   Intensive residential treatment for complex psychiatric and behavioral problems, co-occurring developmental disabilities and autism spectrum disorders
Marietta Performance Learning Center 353-B Lemon St. Marietta 30060 Cobb 770-429-3188 10-12 Public   Students who have been unsuccessful in a traditional school setting
Margaret Harris Comprehensive School 1634 Knob Hill Dr., NE Atlanta 30329 DeKalb 678-874-7002 PK-12 Public   Severe and multiple disabilities
Maxwell High School of Technology 990 McElvaney Ln. Lawrenceville 30044 Gwinnett 770-963-6838 11-12 Public   Vocational training in various career fields
Monarch School 3057 Main St. Duluth 30096 Gwinnett 678-542-2330 PK-Post Grad Public   Special needs Pre-K for ages 3-5; post-high school job training and life skills transition for ages 18-21 with special needs
Oakland Meadow School 590 Old Snellville Hwy. Lawrenceville 30046 Gwinnett 770-513-6800 Ages 3-21 Public   Students ages 3-21 with deficits in cognitive and/or motor development
Special Needs Schools of Gwinnett 660 Davis Rd Lawrenceville 30046 Gwinnett 678-442-6262 PK-12     Toddlers and up with ADD, intellectual and physical disabilities, developmental delays, vision/hearing impaired, seizure disorders, behavior disorders, speech and language disorders, autism/PDD (Pervasive Developmental Disorders)
T. Carl Buice School 1160 Level Creek Rd. Sugar Hill 30518 Gwinnett 770-271-5060 PK Public   Preschool and Pre-K for children with special needs
Warren Technical School 3075 Alton Rd. Chamblee 30341 DeKalb 678-676-6502 10-12 Public   Vocational training in various career fields; provides students with special needs instruction in career, job readiness, and life skill

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