Connect With Us

With the many uncertainties posed by COVID-19, we have created a variety of virtual experiences to substitute for an in-person campus visit.

Schedule an Appointment with Admissions

Families are welcome to schedule a phone call, video conference, or virtual tour by appointment.


Chat with a Current Parent

Our Parent Ambassadors are happy to share their experiences with you.


Register for a Virtual Event

Join us for a live Zoom event.
Click below for dates and details.


View Tuition

The Mount Vernon School has committed to our families to keep tuition rates flat from 2020-2021 through 2021-2022, and has eliminated all student fees.

360° Virtual Tour

This 360° interactive tour will guide you through a few highlights of the student experience at Mount Vernon.

Learn How to Apply

Mount Vernon utilizes Ravenna, a paperless admission system that provides a simplified, centralized, and complete application experience for families.

  • Shared Application Form
  • $100 Nonrefundable Application Fee
  • Parent Questionnaire
  • Student Questionnaire (grades 6-12)
  • Teacher Evaluation Forms (grades PK3-12)
  • School Records (grades 1-12)
  • JATP testing (grades K-5)
  • Admissions Assessment/Interview (grades K-12)

Click Here For The International Admissions Process
Click Here For The A Better Chance Applicant Process

Admissions Timeline

As a member of the Atlanta Area Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS), Mount Vernon adheres to the common admissions notification dates.

ALL GRADES Timeline for decisions posted April 3, 2021:
* Applications received after January 25, 2021 are not guaranteed an April 3 admissions decision.

October 1                  Application to open in Ravenna
January 25                Last date to submit Shared Application Information form and $100 fee
February 8                 Last date to submit Forms and School Records
March 8                     Last date for JATP testing
April 3                        Admissions Decisions posted in Ravenna
April 15                      Last date for enrollment contracts to be submitted to Mount Vernon

A Family Guide To Discovering Your Child’s Ideal Education Experience

“How do we find the best educational experience for our family?”

All parents want the best for their children. Like you, we know the journey to find the ideal school can be an overwhelming process. This guide aims to make this process easier by creating a conversation about learning, your experiences with schools, and what you hope school could be like.


Meet Your Team

Kirsten Beard

Chief Admissions Officer
[email protected]
404-252-3448 x2401

Kimberly Exford

Associate Director of Admissions, Lower Campus
[email protected]
404-252-3448 x2402

De’ire Foxx

Associate Director of Admissions, Upper Campus
[email protected]
404-252-3448 x2403

Debbie Barclift

Admissions Manager
[email protected]
404-252-3448 x2400

Elisse Hayes

Interim Director of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Action
[email protected]
404-252-3448 x2002

Sam Baroody

Director of Global Engagement
[email protected]
404-252-3448 x2400

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Action

Committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, our trust in each other strengthens our sense of identity, autonomy, and interdependence.

Mount Vernon is a member of the Atlanta Area Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS), and as a member, Mount Vernon adheres to the Principles of Best Practice.

Please review the AAAIS website and familiarize yourself with these principles.
Additional information about AAAIS and its member schools can be found on the website.

Stay up-to-date on the 2020-21 school year at Mount Vernon.  Click For Updates