« Back to compare
/ / School Profile

Contact this school

200 Alps Rd
Athens, GA 30606

(706) 548-2261
(706) 227-7818
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Alps Road Elementary School address.

Profile Completeness

BASIC

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
July 17, 2014
Alps Road Elementary School is great! I am a 43 year old native Athenian who attended Alps Road Elementary back in the 70's from 1st grade to 5th grade. I have seen the school transform physically(old building to brand new building) and academically(not making AYP at one point to excelling academically). There are TWO staff members(one teacher,one office personnel turned para pro--Mrs.Judy Green & Mrs.Charlene Lakins) that WERE THERE WHEN I WAS A STUDENT AT ALPS and they are still actively teaching & making a difference with the current students!!! The principal Dr. Anita Lumpkin-Barnett has been the principal for over 5 years and prior to that she was the assistant principal at Alps...Dr. Barnett is very concerned about academics, but is also very caring toward the needs of the students, teachers and extended staff such as myself ( an Alps bus driver), custodians and cafeteria workers...She is truly a great leader...I am the proud parent of 4 children who all attended/ attends Alps(2 adult children, 1 son headed to 6th grade and an upcoming 3rd grader who still attends Alps)...All of my children passed the CRCT because these teachers go above & beyond to help the students succeed.

- submitted by a parent
September 15, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
July 25, 2007
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a former student
May 22, 2007
This is a great school and I will continue to drive across town every morning and by-pass several schools just to get to Alps. The teachers really care about the kids and keep me posted on my child's progress and behavior.

- submitted by a parent
February 07, 2006
I had two children attend Alps. In only one year, with one teacher, did I feel the academic rigor of the school failed. Overall, the school provided both my children with a solid education and gave them ample opportunities to participate in special projects and programs. While it may not enjoy the reputation of some of the other schools in Clarke and Oconee Counties, Alps very quietly does a good job. The new school building, which opened in 2005, is excellent and the school has above average technology integration throughout the curriculum.

- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: October 22, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Alps Road Elementary School
200 Alps Rd, Athens, GA  30606
(706) 548-2261
Last modified Alps Road Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Alps Road Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 5 reviews. Top