Academics

Rita Roberts, Middle School Curriculum Coordinator
Roswell Campus: 770.641.8257, ext. 21

Linda Crawford, Curriculum Director,
Roswell Campus: 770.641.8257, ext. 50

Saint Francis School is a fully-accredited, non-sectarian, coed, college-preparatory school. The school comprises the Elementary School (grades 1-5), the Middle School (grades 6-8), and the High School (grades 9-12).

Mission

The mission of Saint Francis School is to provide a college preparatory program to students with diverse academic ability in a structured environment that is challenging and supportive.

Academic Programs

  • Courses are offered on multiple levels: AP/ Honors, Traditional and Support.
  • Small class settings
  • Multi-modal presentations
  • Assistive technology
  • Solid preparation in reading/literature, mathematics, science, and history
  • Significant emphasis on developing strong writing skills, good organizational habits and study techniques as well as problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Additional instructional¬†opportunities include: art, music, drama, physical education, library, guidance, and technology
  • Homework-study time at the end of the school day allows students to begin their homework and receive assistance from their teachers

Uniqueness of the Program

  • Low teacher-pupil ratio permits us to maximize learning potential in all curriculum areas.
  • Accommodates different ability levels within the student body
  • Recognizes that students learn in different ways and that a school must focus its academic presentation to meet the learning strengths of the student.
  • Challenges each and every student to the maximum of his or her ability and offers the support necessary as they prepare for college
  • Structure, organization and process are the hallmarks of Saint Francis’ mission

Accrediting Agencies and Memberships

Saint Francis is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS), the Georgia Accrediting Commission (GAC), and is a member of the Georgia High School Association (GHSA), Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) and the Atlanta Area Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS).