Freshman Academy

Welcome to the Freshman Academy!

Ninth grade is a time of excitement and expectation. It is a time when young people begin to discover who they are, and more importantly, who they can become.

The transition from middle school to high school is a big step in a young person’s life. The Freshman Academy is here to help students discover and take the fundamental steps required for a successful transition into high school.

Our Facility

The Freshman Academy is housed in 28 classrooms in our newer 72,000-square-foot facility. We also enjoy three of our own computer labs, a cafeteria, and one interdisciplinary lab. With a dedicated staff of 36 teachers, counselors, and administrators, The Freshman Academy is well equipped to provide your student with the building blocks needed to form a strong, successful foundation for high school.

Freshman Academy FAQs

What is the Freshman Academy?
The Freshman Academy is a transitional program to provide all incoming ninth grade students a foundation for success. The Academy specializes in preparing students for their high school career through a variety of concentrated efforts. 

Where is the Freshman Academy?
The Freshman Academy is located behind the courtyard on the NCHS campus. 

What are the benefits of the Freshman Academy?
The Freshman Academy increases student attendance and school spirit by creating a sense of belonging. Our structured environment also significantly decreases behavior problems.

Can students participate in sports and clubs while attending the Freshman Academy?
Yes! Students at the Freshman Academy have the same opportunity to participate in clubs, athletics, and extracurricular activities as other students at North Cobb.

Contact Us

Phone: (770) 975.6685 ext. 801348

Fax: (770) 976.6708