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Laurel Heights Academy

Educational Services

Patients at Laurel Heights Hospital participate in educational programming through Laurel Heights Academy, a full-service on-campus school. Laurel Heights Academy follows the Georgia Department of Education curriculum and is accredited by Cognia.

The curriculum includes reading, language arts, mathematics, social studies, science and physical education/recreation therapy. During the academic year, school is in session for a full day. During the summer months, academic instruction takes place for half days, with group and recreation therapies and other activities scheduled for the remainder of the day.

Students have access to a media center with a computer lab, and a vocational curriculum that includes business/marketing, consumer/service, construction/industrial, processing/production and culinary training.

Educational Services

  • Certified Teachers
  • Computer Lab
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Recreational therapy

Educational Activities

  • Student Council
  • Recycling program
  • Interactive library
  • Educational outings
  • School newspaper
  • Adaptive living skills
  • Summer enrichment activities
  • Special events throughout the year, including:
    • Fall Festival
    • Cultural Awareness Week
    • Holiday Programs
    • Safety Awareness Week

We’re Here to Help

Laurel Heights Hospital’s professional staff are ready to help find the best treatment options for your child. Call 404-888-5475 for a no-cost, confidential assessment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need immediate medical assistance, contact 911 or seek the nearest emergency room.