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Fast Facts

“We believe each child needs and deserves enrichment.”

Experience the World
Through unique experiences with groups like Trees Atlanta and Georgia Power, and with people like acclaimed children’s authors, business owners, and community leaders, we bring the world to our TMSA scholars.

Parental Involvement
During the 2014­-15 school year, TMSA’s parents logged more than 12,000 volunteer hours through events like PTO meetings, field trips, family nights, career days, and classroom activities.

Gifted Faculty
In spring 2014, 22 of our teachers completed their Gifted Endorsement program through Metro RESA. Constant professional development keeps our staff at the top of their game and gives students access to some of the most creative educators in Georgia.

A Legacy of Literacy
TMSA beat Fulton County and State averages with its CCRPI scores for 2014. Our students also hit 100% with seventh­ and eighth ­grade English language arts and eighth­ grade reading on the 2013 CRCT tests.

We Heart the Arts
An education at TMSA involves attention to the arts as well as the core subjects of reading, language arts and math. All TMSA students receive instruction in Art and Music. TMSA’s Band grew exponentially from 15 members to 116 in less than two years, driven by award-winning music teacher Robby Chapman. TMSA students showcase their work at TMSAs annual Art Show, established by art teacher extraordinaire Allison Hanlin.

STEM Excellence
TMSA’s robotics club, led by Jeremiah Graham, continues to impress by finishing third in Super Regionals for the FIRST Lego League robotics competition. The inaugural team won Best Presentation in 2014.

Community Partnerships
TMSA’s annual Tri­Cities 5K/10K Run Walk (sponsored by the cities of College Park, East Point, and Hapeville, and Marriott Hotels) raised over $16,000 in 2014.