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Our Lady Of The Assumption Catholic School

Private | PK-8 | 480 students

 

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Posted July 8, 2013

My twin boys will be new kindergardeners to OLA this coming school year 2013/14. My husband and I decided to put the in the short summer school program that is available. We thought I would help our kids adjust and get comfortable with their surroundings. We are so happy about our decision. The staff that we have met so far have been kind and attentive to the kids. I truely feel that the structureed environment that is provided will help my boys flourish. Sincerly, a mother who loves her kids.
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Posted August 22, 2012

This school is very good and has a lot of potential. The worse it had was its principal, but she has been replaced fortunately. Hopefully the new principal will be more respectful to parents. One thing that shocks me is the little science that is taught at this school. I understand that it is a catholic school, but at the end of the day disciplines like science, technology, engineering, physics and medicine is what drives the world forward. I have never heard of science fairs and the all female staff is only interested in Arts and languages which is what they better understand. Please add more to the science curriculum.
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Posted August 2, 2011

Great school academicaly! However, every year seems to be some questionable admissions stories (siblings not accepted without any logical reasoning). Administration staff is also, not good communicators / follow upers on the issues rised.
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Posted November 7, 2010

MY GRANDSON IS NEW TO OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION CATHOLIC SCHOOL AND IS VERY HAPPY
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Posted November 5, 2010

Such wonderful teacher . guidance education in this world so important .


Posted November 4, 2010

The school has great leadership.


Posted November 3, 2010

Small school - school staff knows all kids, safe and loving environment, great curriculum.
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Posted November 3, 2010

I love helping my niece & nephew in every aspect of their education and am honored to help their school.....Maria & Joseph Castro
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Posted November 3, 2010

The excellent teachers and support staff create a challenging and nurturing environment.


Posted October 31, 2010

There is no better school than OLA. It is wonderful in all respects because students learn how to be great people!
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Posted October 27, 2010

Great education in a family-centered, religious-oriented environment!
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Posted October 27, 2010

OLA has excellent teachers and I'm proud of the value system they are teaching my children


Posted October 27, 2010

OLA stays true to their mission statement and it shows in the quality of the education the children receive.


Posted October 27, 2010

Awesome school. We had a wonderful experience there. Very personal atmosphere.
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Posted October 20, 2010

Great education, caring professionals, family atmosphere, Catholic education
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Posted October 19, 2010

OLA provides a warm nurturing environment and a strong academic foundation.
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Posted October 12, 2010

The academic and spiritual education that my children receive.
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Posted October 12, 2010

This school is the whole package: a caring community (authenticaly), a challenging curriculum and a strong Catholic foundation.
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Posted October 7, 2010

Because my sisters have both received amazing educations as well as a good foundation for high school and college.


Posted October 7, 2010

Loving, devoted teachers!
—Submitted by a parent


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 78% 44%
Hispanic 14% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Black 2% 37%
Two or more races 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1320 Hearst Drive Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30319
Phone: (404) 364-1902

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