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    We value the diversity of our school community and are actively and intentionally ensuring that all members of our school family are served well through equitable and inclusive policies, practices, and opportunities.

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Hands-on, Personalized Learning

The Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School (ANCS) is a K-8 charter school with two campuses formed by the merger of two successful charter schools that have been serving southeast Atlanta since 2002.

Mission, Vision, & Values

What makes us special?

Our school’s journey began as a simple idea, much like a tiny acorn waiting to be nurtured. Over the years, it has evolved into a vibrant and thriving community where children are not just educated but inspired to become lifelong learners. This video offers a captivating glimpse into the essence of what sets us apart, showcasing our commitment to fostering curiosity, creativity, and a passion for knowledge.

News & Events

To find out more, visit the news or calendar pages.

2024-2025 Calendar

Click the link below to download the calendar for the 2024-2025 school year.



A central hub for up-to-date information and tools for parents & caregivers accessible from your mobile device. Search for “Atlanta Neighborhood Charter” in the Apple App Store or Google Play.


Join Our Team

Interested in becoming a part of the ANCS family as an employee? Explore our Careers page to discover the latest job openings.



6th Grade Wolf Prep Camp

Each year, ANCS Middle Campus offers a 1 Day Camp to help prepare rising 6th grade students for Middle School. During our day together, we will: Learn about the...


Open House & Orientation

Kindergarten – 5th Grade 11:00am – 12:00pm: Open House Begins in the auditorium with brief introductions and announcements, followed by classroom visits 6th...


Ice Cream Social

Join us for a Back-to-School Ice Cream Social at the middle campus on Friday, August 2nd, from 6:30-7:30pm. We extend a warm invitation to all K-8 families to come...

It all started with an acorn.

As we continue to flourish, we remain dedicated to sowing the seeds of wisdom, cultivating young minds, and helping them bloom into the leaders and thinkers of tomorrow.

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Thank you to our 2023-2024 sponsors!

We are pleased to acknowledge the following organizations for their generous support of our sponsorship program. We encourage you to support the businesses who support us!

To learn more about our sponsorship program and how your company can participate, please visit or email