Upper School


Welcome to Woodward -
Upper School 2015 Edition

Class courses for fall semester will be emailed home at the beginning of July. Please go to the Upper Update (link to the left) for more back-to-school information for Upper School students.

The mandatory orientation for all 9th grade students and new students entering 10th through 12th grades will be held Tuesday, August 11, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Note: All students should be in uniform for registration and orientation.

Transportation to Main Campus on August 12
Shuttle buses will run on Tuesday, August 11, from the College Park MARTA station to the Main Campus from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and back to MARTA at 3:30 p.m. Woodward buses will run their regular morning and afternoon routes.

The first day of fall semester will be Wednesday, August 12. 

Please go to the main Welcome to Woodward page for summer reading and book information. New families can also find special summer events by visiting the Woodward Welcoming Committee page.

About the Upper School

The Woodward Academy Upper School strives to help students fulfill their potential in every facet of their lives. Woodward provides opportunities for students to expand their horizons through academics, the arts, athletics, and community service.

Our dedicated teachers excel in their respective fields, and provide a stimulating, fun, and challenging environment. Whether they are promoting academic excellence or demonstrating personal accountability, the Upper School teachers find creative and meaningful ways to communicate with their students.

The Upper School curriculum provides each student with an education that combines breadth, depth, and flexibility.

Upper School Administration

For all other Upper 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
Student Information Center: 404.765.1460

Located on Woodward's Main Campus
on Rugby Avenue.

School Hours for Grades 9-12

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:20 a.m. - 3:13 p.m.
  • Fridays only - 8:20 a.m. - 3:03 p.m.

Upper School Calendar

May 27 Wed

US Tour Choir to Switzerland & France

Thru: 6/3/2015
May 29 Fri

Some Academy Offices Closed

Jun 2 Tue

Johns Hopkins in Atlanta

Location: Westminster, 1424 West Paces Ferry Rd, Robinson Hall, Warren Lecture Room
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Jun 4 Thu

US Tour Choir to Switzerland & France Returns

Jun 5 Fri

Some Academy Offices Closed

Jun 6 Sat

US SAT Testing

Jun 12 Fri

Some Academy Offices Closed