​Our Mission

The mission of Alpha Academy, a positive and caring learning environment where students are motivated to alter negative behaviors and to improve socially, academically, and vocationally, is to ensure that students are able to become better decision makers, compete in a global economy and to become productive members of society through:
  • Delivery of innovative and differentiated pedagogical approaches
  • A variety of group and one-on-one interventions
  • Positive behavior and support systems which encompasses rewards and incentives
  • Parent/community and base school involvements.

Belief Statements

  •  WE BELIEVE THAT all students can learn, at various paces, through differentiated instruction.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT safety of staff and students is paramount to the overall operations of the school.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT students deserve another chance through rehabilitation, redirections, and reconnection.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT exposing students to various enriching educational experiences will increase student success.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT strong positive relationships among all stakeholders are essential to academic achievement.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT every person is worthy of dignity and respect.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT cultural inclusion and awareness will serve as a pathway to productive citizenship.
  • WE BELIEVE THAT state, local, and county agencies are vital in meeting the needs of our students.

About Our School

School Summary​

Grades: K-12
School Colors: Burgundy and Black
School Mascot: Eagle
Student Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Enrollment: 60 (changes daily)
# of Certified Staff: 15
Year Opened: 1976

Contact Information

Alex Guilford, Principal
Rogenia Griffin, Registrar
Rhonda Turner, Counselor

Driving Directions

Take I-20 East from Atlanta and take Exit80 (West Avenue). Travel North on West Avenue. Continue on West Avenue crossingthe railroad tracks, then bear slightly to the left onto NorthStreet.  Follow North Street to 1045 North Street, on right.

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