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PK-12|Private
932 students
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"MVPS is a school of inquiry, innovation and impact. "

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School leader:  Dr. Brett Jacobsen
471 Mt Vernon Hwy
Atlanta, GA 30328

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(404) 252-3448
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"MVPS is a school of inquiry, innovation and impact. "

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  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Engineering, Humanities, Mathematics, Science...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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101 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · February 14, 2016
Our family has two children attending Mount Vernon. Our two are extremely happy, and we are thrilled as parents with the experience our children are getting. The school lives its mission and holds up its beliefs in inquiry, innovation, and impact.... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 09, 2016
Mount Vernon Presbyterian School is an amazing independent school in the Atlanta area where children grow into fine young adults through learning at all levels of the school. Students graduate from MVPS as leaders among their peers. The teachers... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · February 03, 2016
Not only are our children's teachers caring, warm, and creative, but they spend a great deal of time on their craft. We always hear about how they present at education conferences and how research guides much of their practice.

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · February 03, 2016
On countless occasions I have heard the headmaster encourage teachers and students to 'fail up' ...through this mantra, the community isn't afraid to try something new, to take a risk, and if one fails, he/she learns more from the failure than if... more

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Mount Vernon is a coeducational day school serving students in Preschool through Grade Twelve. We are a School of inquiry, innovation, and impact. Grounded in Christian values, we prepare all students to be college ready, globally competitive and engaged citizen leaders.

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Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
471 Mt Vernon Hwy, Atlanta, GA  30328
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 101 reviews. (404) 252-3448
Last modified Mount Vernon Presbyterian School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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