Enrolling at Elachee Nature Academy

Thank you for your interest in a nature school experience for your child. Elachee Nature Academy is a fully-accredited and licensed school managed and operated by Elachee Nature Science Center in Gainesville, GA.

Children may attend Elachee Nature Academy for up to seven years. We offer Preschool for ages 3, 4 and 5, as well as combined Kindergarten-1st Grade and 2nd-3rd Grade nature-based programs.

Elachee Nature Academy is an APPROVED school through the PayItForward Scholarships program.

2021-2022 Academic Year

Now accepting 2021-22 inquiries for Preschool enrollmentKindergarten-1st Grade enrollment and 2nd-3rd Grade enrollment (NEW!)

  • December 4, 2020: Application Deadline, Current Student Early-Bird Enrollment
  • December 15, 2020: Application Deadline, Wait Listed New Student Enrollment
  • January 11, 2021: New Student Open Enrollment

Call 770-535-1976 or EMAIL to schedule a tour and meeting with the Director of Schools. 

Enrollment Overview

Elachee Nature Academy’s school year is August to May. We require a contractual commitment for the entire academic year. Classes are 6.5 hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. We do not offer extended care.

Nature Preschool Class 

Eligibility: Your child must be age three (3) by March 1 or age four (4) by September 1 of the enrollment year. Your child must also be competent with independent bathroom skills. 
2021-2022 Preschool ENROLLMENT AND TUITION DETAILS

Nature Kindergarten-1st Grade Class

Eligibility: Your child must be age five (5) by September 1 of the enrollment year. Your child must also be competent with independent bathroom skills.
2021-2022 Kindergarten-1st Grade ENROLLMENT AND TUITION DETAILS

Nature 2nd-3rd Grade Class

Eligibility: Your child must be age seven (7) by September 1 of the enrollment year. 
2021-2022 Nature 2nd-3rd Grade ENROLLMENT AND TUITION DETAILS