The mission of Atlanta Classical Academy is to develop students in mind and character through a classical, content-rich curriculum that emphasizes the principles of virtuous living, traditional learning, and civic responsibility.
Atlanta Classical Academy serves students in grades K-12. Any student currently zoned to attend an Atlanta Public School is eligible to attend.
- School Life
COLLEGE ADVISINGCollege advising at Atlanta Classical Academy focuses on academic achievement, extracurricular pursuits, and post-graduation plans, with a particular focus on the junior and senior years.
- News & Events
Atlanta Classical Academy publishes The Chronicle as our feature newsletter for ACA families and friends of the school.
Parents can access their student's class schedules, attendance records, and grades, as well as update their contact information, through Infinite Campus.
- Get Involved
Through Atlanta Classical’s PTCA, committed parents and citizens like you will strengthen our school and our community.
Dr. Farmer received his Bachelor of Arts in English from Toccoa Falls College, his Master of Arts in English from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and his Doctorate in English from the University of Georgia. He is the author of Imagination and Idealism in John Updike’s Fiction (Camden House, 2017) and the translator of Gabriel Marcel’s play Thirst (Cluny Media, 2021). His essays and poems have appeared in Front Porch Republic, America, and FORMA, among other places. Before coming to Atlanta Classical Academy, Dr. Farmer taught English, philosophy, and the history of ideas at Crown College in Minnesota.
Dr. Farmer is married to Dr. Victoria Farmer, his superior in every way.