Growth Mindset Faculty

Our growth mindset faculty will engage in regular professional development and evaluation and embrace Woodward’s core commitments:

Wise, Individual Guidance

Deep Respect for Difference

Prolific Opportunities to Try and Triumph


Woodward Academy’s mission, vision, and motto were adopted by the governing board in 2009. The Administration recommends continued use of these statements, unchanged, for the next iteration of the Strategic Plan.




Woodward Academy combines the proud traditions of Atlanta’s oldest college-preparatory school with an innovative, challenging, and well-rounded educational experience. In a broadly diverse and caring community, Woodward embraces the uniqueness of each individual. Guided by our core values of Excellence, Character, and Opportunity, we champion student success.

Woodward Academy will be a national model in college-preparatory education, developing critical thinkers and ethical problem solvers, in an inclusive community, rich in opportunities for student success.

Excellence Character Opportunity