Welcome

Thank you for considering Whitefield Academy for your family! We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our academics, athletics, fine arts, and extracurricular opportunities.

Here you will discover a school serving Christian families with the highest caliber of academic instruction. Our award-winning faculty members are passionate about mentoring students, our championship-winning athletic teams are coached in a manner that promotes athletic excellence and character development, and our fine arts programs allow students to connect to the Creator.

We encourage you to come by for a campus visit to really get a feel for the deep sense of community that is unique to Whitefield. Take advantage of the many opportunities to visit us during the application process, including campus tours, Catch a Glimpse of our Lower School, Middle School/Upper Schools, and our Family Open House. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Whitefield Academy is a member of the Atlanta Area Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS), and, as a member, adheres to the Principles of Best Practices set forth by AAAIS. We encourage you to visit aaais.org to learn more about these practices.

Michelle Marriott
Director of Admissions
Michelle Marriott began serving as Whitefield's director of admissions in 2016. She began at Whitefield in 2002 as a first grade teacher, and has also served as the Lower School director of academics, a member of the instructional leadership team, and a Christian Schools International coordinator. She also served as the varsity and Middle School swimming and diving coach for seven years. She began her career in the business field as a consultant and financial analyst but soon realized God was leading her into the field of education. She is passionate about Christian education and has enjoyed teaching from a biblical worldview. Marriott has a B.A. from Furman University, M.B.A. from Wake Forest University, and a master's level teaching certificate from Mercer University.
For more information, please contact:
Michelle Marriott - Director of Admission
(678) 305-3027


Sonya Ayers – Admission Office Manager


Ann Barnett – Assistant to Director of Admissions


Leanne Palmer – Shadowing