"Briar Vista is a Montessori school that encourages independence and knowledge."

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School leader:  Cammie Neill
1131 Briar Vista Ter NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

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(678) 874-5902
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"Briar Vista is a Montessori school that encourages independence and knowledge."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global
  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus, Dance, Painting
  • World languages
    None
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89 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · June 01, 2016
Principal puts up a positive face in the hallway, but when required to deal with a real problem, she's either ineffective or an absolute tyrant. I've seen her dress down staff member and parents in front of others, and she's quite often absent. ... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 21, 2016
What a wonderful school! It has a great community feeling, and the principle knows each and every student personally. The teachers and other staff all seem terrific, but I have to mention Ms. Lakus in particular. We are a School Choice family in... more

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a community member · December 17, 2015
I'm so grateful for Ms. Lakus. She has been a phenomenal teacher. I'm not sure how she manages to effectively balance 1st-3rd graders, but she does. She has helped my shy daughter come out of her shell, and encouraged my child's passion for... more

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Submitted by a community member · December 17, 2015
Fantastic school. The administration are so helpful and actively engage parents and children in dialogue. I've personally witness the principal identify each child she sees by name. The faculty have a great demeanor and there are some real gems... more

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Many attributes and unique components distinguish Briar Vista Elementary from other public elementary schools including instructional methods, student and staff diversity, Montessori materials, and the multi-aged classes. Briar Vista is one of only two public Montessori schools in the DeKalb County School District with both Montessori and traditional-class tracks offered. The school is located in a diverse community and this diversity is reflected in Briar Vista’s student demographics.

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Briar Vista Elementary School
1131 Briar Vista Ter NE, Atlanta, GA  30324
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 89 reviews. (678) 874-5902
Last modified Briar Vista Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5
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