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"Georgia's first K-8 Certified STEM School using Harvard's Expeditionary Learning"

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School leader:  Ehab Jaleel
285 South Main Street
Alpharetta, GA 30009

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(678) 624-0989
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"Georgia's first K-8 Certified STEM School using Harvard's Expeditionary Learning"

BASIC INFORMATION

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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Engineering, Environmental, World languages, Humanities...
  • Arts
    Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Arabic
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96 reviews

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How would you rate your experience at this school?

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Overall:
Submitted by a teacher · May 23, 2016
I am a first year teacher at Amana Academy. I have worked as a para-professional in 2 other schools and have worked with my three adult children through their school years. I have been very impressed with all that administration does to support... more

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Submitted by a teacher · March 29, 2016
For the younger grades (K-3), I would say this school is okay. For the upper grades, not so much. I have seen good teachers discriminated against because the parents had an issue with a teacher's race, gender, or sexual orientation. There has... more

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Submitted by a community member · February 02, 2016
Seeing is believing, so don't pay credence to the Oct 25, 2015 review without visiting the school a taking a tour for yourself - it has been an awesome learning environment for my kids! The school's Expeditionary Learning approach is unique among... more

Teacher effectiveness: Effective
Submitted by a community member · February 02, 2016
Like any school, it depends on the individual teachers. All are very dedicated, but some are just new to the profession.

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Amana means a trust that must be protected; and this stewardship ethic continues to propel our innovative program that includes the acclaimed Expeditionary Learning approach with a STEM theme, Arabic language instruction, and single gender classrooms in middle school grades.

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Amana Academy
285 South Main Street, Alpharetta, GA  30009
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 96 reviews. (678) 624-0989
Last modified Amana Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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