Admission Information

Admissions

Tours for the 2023-2024 admissions season have begun. 

Applications and assessments for the 2023-2024 school year will open in November.

Welcome To Fulton Science Academy Private School

We are delighted that you are interested in applying to the Fulton Science Academy. As you become familiar with the school, you will find FSA to be an exciting, challenging, and supportive academic environment. We hope that you will learn a great deal about the school from this site, and we look forward to seeing you at our school. 

Our admission process is designed to give you and your student an opportunity to learn about FSA.  We invite you to visit our campus, take a tour of the School, and see for yourself what makes FSA one of the best schools in the Metro Atlanta area. 

If you have any questions about admissions that you would like to ask before beginning the admissions process,

please contact our admissions director.

Application Steps

1

Complete the Inquiry Form

2

Complete the Admissions Checklist

You will receive login credentials from our Admissions Department for our admissions website. After you have logged in, complete the admissions checklist that will be provided to you. 

3

Review Your Submission

Using the admissions checklist you can track your child’s progress through the admissions process, including self scheduling tours, assessment dates, uploading report cards and other documents, and requesting teacher recommendations.    

Admission Criteria

Fulton Science Academy Private School is deeply committed to providing a rigorous STEAM (Science Technology Engineering, Arts, and Math) program.  We foster creativity, innovation, and diversity.  Our goal is to create well informed global citizens.  In making our admissions decisions, the most important factors considered are:   

  • Student grades
  • Previous class placement
  • Student standardized test and nationally norm test results
  • Student’s FSAPS assessment results
  • Teacher Recommendation Form
  • Writing Sample

Students attending FSA Private School typically have these characteristics:

  • A cumulative overall GPA of 90 or higher (advanced placement is taken into consideration)
  • In the subjects of Math & Science an average of 90 or higher (advanced placement is taken into consideration
  • Students who originally attended a Georgia public school system achieved an exceeding state standardized test score in most subjects, especially Math & Science
  • Nationally normed test (ITBS, Stanford 9, MAP, PSAT 8/9, SAT) score of 85 or higher in Math and Reading

Nondiscrimination Policy

Fulton Science Academy Private School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color or national origin in the administration of its educational policies, athletics, or other school-administered programs.

Note: Reasonable accommodations can be made for students provided parents take financial responsibility for additional services and the accommodations made do not interfere with classroom instruction and/or require additional staffing. (For example speech therapy, occupational therapy, etc.) FSA does not have an ESOL Program.

SCHOOL TOURS

FSA will offer both in person and virtual tours this year.

FSA school tours take about an 75 minutes.

The Elementary, Middle, and High School Tours are separate and cannot be combined.

Tours at all school levels are offered at various times and days each week. Please complete the inquiry form to access the currently available dates online.

Fulton Science Academy Private School
3035 Fanfare Way
Alpharetta GA, 30009

Phone : 678-366-2555
Email : [email protected]

2023 - 2024 School Year Tuition Information

Application Fee Enrollment Fee Facility Fee Activity Fee
$100 (New Students Only) $350 (New Students Only) $1,000 (New Students Only) $150
Pre-K Tuition Elementary School Tuition Middle School Tuition High School Tuition
$15,000 $16,000 $17,000 $18,000

All FSA families are required to have a SMART tuition account. A $50 Smart Tuition program fee is added to the final tuition cost at the beginning of each school year. Please note that all payments should be made through your Smart Tuition Account.

Tuition also covers the following:

  • All Textbooks
  • Elementary School iPads
  • Middle and High School Mac Book Air Laptops
  • Grade Level Local Field Trips
  • Clubs except for Academic Teams, Sports Clubs, Clubs Organized by Outside Vendors and Clubs Requiring Additional Costs, such as Drama Club.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Add a charge of $7,500 to the appropriate tuition. FSA is not a boarding school and does not provide host family services.

PAYMENT PLANS
Current Families
$2,500 re-enrollment deposit by February 5. The remaining tuition can be paid in two ways.
Full Payment Option: Full payment of remaining tuition by March 5
Installment Option: Remaining tuition is divided into 9 payments from May 5 to January 5. $500 is added to tuition for the installment option.

New Families
$2,500 re-enrollment deposit to be paid within 10 days of receiving the acceptance letter. The remaining tuition can be paid in two ways.
Full Payment Option: Full payment of remaining tuition by the 5th day of next month
Installment Option: Remaining tuition is divided into 9 payments from May 5 to January 5. $500 is added to tuition for the installment option.

SIBLING DISCOUNT
There is no sibling discount. 

ONLINE COURSES AND DUAL ENROLLMENT COURSES
FSA pays up to one online course at the high school level if that course is not offered at FSA High School. 
There is no discount for dual enrollment courses. 

BEFORE SCHOOL CARE
Before-school care service is available for free from 7:00 am to 7:45 am for grades Pre-k through 5 and from 7:00 am to 8:00 am for students in grades 6 through 12.

AFTER SCHOOL CARE
After-school care fee is charged as follows:
3:15 to 4:15 – $12
4:15 to 5:00 – $12
5:00 to 5:45 – $12
$1 is added for each minute after 5:45 pm.
If a student is not picked up by 6:45 pm, we will inform the local safety authorities for the student’s safety.

LATE FEE
A $40 late fee is required for late payments.

RETURN CHECKS
There will be a $25 charge for any check returned to the school by the bank.

REFUND POLICY
Parents agree that the full amount of the tuition and fees are obligated and earned upon the student’s enrollment, and no refund is due or payable upon the student’s withdrawal, transfer, or dismissal, except as expressly provided below.

Refunds may be possible for out-of-state relocations when required evidence is provided. The required evidence is a letter from the employer, an enrollment letter from the out-of-state school, and a lease or purchase agreement for housing for an out-of-state location. When the school approves the evidence, the refund for relocation may be provided as follows:

  • The enrollment deposit, application fee, enrollment fee, facility fee, and activity fee are non-refundable without exception.
  • 75% of the proportioned annual tuition (tuition based on the remaining school days in the academic calendar) is refundable if a student relocates to an out-of-state location before September 1
  • 50% of the proportioned annual tuition (tuition based on the remaining school days in the academic calendar) is refundable if a student relocates to an out-of-state location before October 15
  • 25% of the proportioned annual tuition (tuition based on the remaining school days in the academic calendar) is refundable if a student relocates to an out-of-state location before December 31
  • No refund for any relocation after January 1

QUESTIONS
If you have any questions about tuition and fees, please contact our accounting manager, Mr. Kurt, at [email protected]

Financial Aid Application

FULTON SCIENCE ACADEMY PRIVATE SCHOOL FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION INFORMATION

Fulton Science Academy Private School (FSAPS) recognizes that financing an independent school education is a major commitment for families. FSAPS works with the Apogee Scholarship Program (ASP) to provide an opportunity for students who are transferring from a Georgia public school to attend FSAPS who otherwise may not be able to attend.

The deadline to apply for financial aid is March 15th of each school year. 

Please CLICK HERE for Smart Aid Parent Instruction

Please CLICK HERE to apply for financial aid.

  • Financial Assistance from the Apogee Scholarship Program (State Tax Credit Scholarship Program) is solely based on need.
  • Students entering grades 2 – 12 must have attended a Georgia public school immediately prior to FSAPS.
  • The Financial Assistance Committee will determine the amount of the award based on the amount of available funds, the number of applicants requesting assistance, and the need demonstrated by the applicant’s family.
  • The Financial Aid Committee convenes in early April to review the requests and determine if a financial assistance award will be granted, and what amount the award may be.
  • New students must meet all admission criteria and have received an official admission notification of acceptance before consideration of a request for financial assistance for the upcoming school y
  • The completion of the financial assistance application is not a binding agreement that assistance is available or will be granted.
  • All financial assistance applicants must complete a FSAPS Financial Aid Application and provide tax records to verify eligibility.
  • FSAPS admission office will distribute, process, and maintain the records for all financial assistance materials. Communication between the applicant’s family and other FSAPS staff regarding financial assistance awards is prohibited.
  • In addition to the FSAPS Financial Aid Application, applicants may also provide supplemental documentation to clearly demonstrate the need for assistance.
  • ASP financial assistance awards range from $1 to a maximum award of 80% tuition assistance per year to any one student through the ASP funds. Any award amount will be applied to the tuition for the academic year it is awarded, and the remaining tuition due will be divided into monthly payments from May to January.
  • ASP recipients must re-apply each year and prove eligibility to receive financial assistance each year through financial aid application and tax record evaluations. ASP assistance awards are not guaranteed to be given yearly, nor are the amounts guaranteed to be given.
  • If an ASP assistance recipient withdraws, the ASP funds are reallocated to the ASP fund to be distributed at the discretion of the Financial Assistance Committee to another qualified applicant. 
  • FSAPS Financial Aid Application must be completed online through Smart Aid. The link to the FSA Smart Aid Application form is located below.
  • All necessary supplemental documentation indicated in FSAPS Financial Aid Application must be provided.

Please CLICK HERE to apply for financial aid.

If you have any questions about admissions that you would like to ask before beginning the admissions process, please contact our admissions director.

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