Teaching Young Children in Nature

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Advantages and Benefits of Nature-Based Education Elachee Nature Academy named Best of Hall 2021 Private School by the readers of the Gainesville Times.

Children naturally wonder about the world around them. A nature-based educational experience combines the very best in learning opportunities. Nature school is hands-on, facilitates a sense of curiosity, encourages problem-solving and builds social skills including teamwork. And it instills a lifelong understanding, appreciation and value of our natural world. Elachee Nature Academy uses a child-directed, discovery-based curriculum to instruct young students in developmentally appropriate and meaningful ways.

2021-2022 Enrollment 

Elachee Nature Academy’s school year runs August through May. See all 2021-2022 enrollment opportunities: 

Schedule a tour and meet with our Director of Schools. Call 770-535-1976 or EMAIL


Elachee Nature Academy is a SACS/Cognia-accredited school licensed through the Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning’s Bright from the Start offering Preschool and Kindergarten-1st Grade programs, managed and operated by Elachee Nature Science Center in Gainesville, GA.