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The Paideia School



Girls' Ultimate Team Wins Paideia Cup XII

The girls' ultimate team won the 2017 Paideia Cup tournament. The boys' team won the Spirit of the Game award. Twelve of the top girls and boys ultimate teams in the country competed in the 12th Paideia Cup held at Python Park April 22-23.

Summer Camp 2017

Summer camp registration is now available. We hope you come and experience summer fun at Paideia!

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Paideia Runners Headed to State Championships

Several members of the Paideia high school track team have qualified for the state championships. Griffin McCauley won the Region Championship in the 1600 and 3200, earning him a spot. Alec Tubbs qualified in the 3200. Sophia West qualified for the 1600 and 3200. Camryn Bourne and Tommy Davis qualified for the Sectional Championship.

The junior high track team earned 11 medals at the Middle School State Track and Field Championships.

Paideia Students Winners in Statewide Contest

Four Paideia students are winners in the 2017 River of Words Environmental Poetry and Art Project contest. The students submitted original poetry and art related to the theme of "watersheds". The state-wide contest was sponsored by the Georgia department of Natural Resources Environmental Protection division.

The winners from Paideia are:

  • Miranda Bullard, grade 7, Ice Capade~(art)
  • Dana Shapiro, grade 12, Posiedon~(poetry)
  • Alex Walker, grade 11, Essence~(poetry)
  • Nanseera Wolff, grade 10, The Naiad's Revival~(poetry)



Music Man

Students in the junior high and high school perform in annual musical and drama productions each year.

State Champs

Paideia boys’ soccer, ultimate and tennis teams and the girls’ ultimate team were 2016 State Champs.

"My experience at Paideia has been more than a study of iambic pentameter and integrals; my time here has taught me to truly think, both about my own behavior and its effect on the greater world and also about my place in that world and my duty to it.” - Paideia graduate


Parents fill over 3,000 volunteer jobs in a typical year.

“But most of the time, I couldn't have separated the work from the fun.” - Paideia parent

Scholastic Arts & Writing awards

Five Paideia students won national Scholastic Arts and Writing awards in 2016.

Thirty-seven Paideia students won regional Scholastic Arts and Writing awards.