Academics

Middle School

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About the Middle School

Welcome to Woodward Academy’s Middle School. We are here to instill a joy for learning, to celebrate student creativity, and to support students in attaining their fullest personal and academic growth. Woodward teachers are committed to making the Middle School an enriching learning environment. Our teachers are extremely talented in their respective disciplines. More than 80 percent of them work with Middle School students outside the classroom in clubs, sports, and other activities. Middle School is a time of tremendous growth and change – intellectually, emotionally, physically, and socially. Woodward Academy provides opportunities for every student to maximize individual strengths and develop a sense of self-worth that lasts a lifetime.

The Middle School is located on the five-acre Jordan N. Carlos Middle School campus, which includes four separate buildings. Our main instructional building is the 80,000-square-foot Brand Tucker Hall. This building is LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy and Design), which demonstrates our enduring commitment to the environment and our community. The building itself is a laboratory for learning, with many environmentally friendly principles. The typical classroom contains about 800 square feet of active teaching space which includes such instructional tools as interactive boards, projection and sound systems, and video players. The building has discipline-specific halls and classrooms, four computer labs, and nine science labs.The visual arts program is housed in the 2,500-square-foot A. Adair Dickerson Jr. Art Center. The facility includes a drawing studio, painting studio, ceramics room, and three kilns as well as an art computer lab equipped with 20 computers with digital monitors and digital pads. The Dickerson building also features an open gallery for displaying student art and for hosting small group gatherings. The building features two patio areas where students may develop their art skills outdoors.

Middle School Administration

For all other Middle School faculty and staff, please go to the individual department pages or the employee quick reference.

Additional Information

1662 Rugby Avenue
College Park, GA 30337
404.765.4430

Located on Woodward's Main Campus
on Hardin Avenue.

School Hours for Grades 7-8

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:25 a.m. - 3:12 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:25 a.m. - 2:49 p.m.

Middle School Calendar

Apr 26 Sun

MS Band Concert

Location: Gresham Chapel
5:30 PM
Apr 27 Mon

MS Edline Reports

Mentor/Intern Expanded Program (All Grades)

Location: TBA
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

MS Theater Rehearsal

Location: Richardson Hall Theater
Thru: 5/1/20153:45 PM - 6:00 PM
May 2 Sat

MS Theater Tech Rehearsal

Location: Richardson Hall Theater
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
May 3 Sun

MS Choral Concert

Location: Gresham Chapel
5:00 PM

MS Band Recital

Location: Gresham Chapel
7:00 PM
May 4 Mon

PS, LS, MS, US Private Piano Recital - Thompson Stuido, 4:00pm & 6:30pm

Location: Gresham Chapel