Downtown Academy

Education is taking place at every moment at Downtown Academy. Knowing that our children’s minds and character are being shaped with every conversation, task, and opportunity, our teachers and staff strive to develop and sharpen our students’ understanding of God’s world and their purpose in it.

Open enrollment has begun for the 2018-2019 school year for grades K-5th. Sign up below to schedule a tour of the school and find out more about Downtown Academy.

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The GOAL Scholarship Program provides vital scholarships for families at Downtown Academy and a tax credit for yours. Find out more about the GOAL Scholarship at Downtown Academy by contacting us (706-353-8996 or or visiting the GOAL Scholarship website.

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Downtown Academy seeks to provide an excellent and rigorous Christ-centered education that builds knowledge, character, and purpose.


At Downtown Academy, we believe reading and math are the foundational disciplines upon which all other subjects are constructed. Focusing academic instruction on developing and sharpening these skills provides students the crucial tools for success in all other courses.


The need in Athens is immense. Downtown Academy intends to help meet that need by providing an uparalleled education for those with the greatest need for it.


These are many ways to become involved with Downtown Academy including internships and tutoring. Let us know how you would like to serve.