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Pinecrest Academy Recognized Among 2023 Best Schools

Pinecrest Academy in Cumming, Georgia, a Regnum Christi pre K-12 school, has been recognized as a 2023 Best School by, the market leader in connecting schools with students and families. This year, Pinecrest, a private PreK3-12 Catholic school in North Atlanta, Georgia, achieved the following rankings:

#1 Catholic High School in Atlanta

#1 Catholic High School in Georgia

#1 Private K-12 School in Forsyth County

#1 College Prep Private High School in Forsyth County

#10 Private K-12 School in Georgia

#46 Catholic High School in America

Pinecrest earned these rankings by scoring highly in many factors that aim to capture what it’s really like to attend the school.

Jake Rodgers, Head of School

“We are honored by this recognition, as we believe the pursuit of excellence lies at the core of our mission as a Catholic school,” commented Jake Rodgers, Pinecrest Academy Head of School. “Forming the next generation of Christian leaders takes a team, and our talented, dynamic faculty is dedicated to seeing the very best in each of our students. Achievements like this reflect the sum total of their efforts and speak to the amazing culture and community of our school.”

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Pinecrest Academy provides an atmosphere of academic rigor and critical thinking in a Christ-centered environment, implementing the educational philosophy of Integral Formation. Rooted in Catholic tradition and inspired by the goodness, beauty, and truth of the Christian worldview, the school’s whole-person educational method helps children discover their God-given gifts so they can fulfill their potential in academics and all areas of life.

Pinecrest has been a Cardinal Newman Society Catholic School of Excellence since 2007 and was ranked #1 Catholic High School in Georgia for the third consecutive year by The high school maintains a one hundred percent high school graduation rate, with graduates gaining acceptance into top colleges across the globe. The average class size is 15 students, allowing for more teacher-child interaction. Middle and High School students give of their time every year in service projects, as part of Pinecrest’s mission to form Christian leaders who will transform society. To learn more, visit .  View Pinecrest Academy’s profile at for the full list of rankings, methodologies, and data sources at