Upper School

Welcome to Woodward -
Upper School 2014 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 12, from 8:30 am to 3:15 pm. 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 12, from the College Park MARTA station to the Main Campus from 7:30 am to 8:30 am and back to MARTA at 3:30 pm. Woodward buses will run their regular morning and afternoon routes.

The first day of fall semester will be Wednesday, August 13. 

Please go to the main Welcome to Woodward page for summer reading and book information. New families can also find the Mentor Program information and 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

Sep 1 Mon

Labor Day Holiday - School Closed

Sep 2 Tue

US Fall I Theater Rehearsal

Location: Black Box Theater
Thru: 9/5/20143:45 PM - 6:00 PM
Sep 4 Thu

College Counseling's Junior Parent Night

Location: Gresham Chapel
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sep 5 Fri

US International Student & Family Cookout

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Sep 6 Sat

Woodward Academy Governing Board Meeting

Location: Main Campus
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

US Thespian Workshop

Location: Richardson Hall Theater
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Sep 8 Mon

Vanderbilt University Visit

Location: College Counseling
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM