Events & Dates

Dear Parents,

I invite you to discover the distinction that makes our school an extraordinary place of learning for children. When you select Saint Jude the Apostle Catholic School, you join a community bound by faith, with families passionate about education, students fully engaged in their learning, and teachers committed to their practice as caring professionals.
From Kindergarten through 8th grade, we foster the growth and development of the whole person. Religious education and its formation of responsible young adults is the foundation of our school. As an academic institution, Saint Jude School provides academic rigor in a setting that allows for every child to be known and loved. We offer a broad range of learning opportunities in academics, visual and performing arts, athletics, service, and leadership. 

I am happy to answer any questions you may have either by phone 770-394-2880, Ext. 423 or by email at
Warm regards,

Aileen Leahey
Director of Enrollment Management

Admissions Events & Dates at Saint Jude the Apostle Catholic School

September 12, 2018 Kindergarten Information Meeting from 9:30-10:30 AM or 7-8 PM for parents of prospective Kindergarten students

October 14, 2018 Open House for 2019-2020 applicants and their parents 2-4 PM. Principal's presentation at 2 PM

October 15, 2018 Online application available at 12 noon

October 15, 2018 School tours begin –Monday through Thursday between 9 AM-12 PM (by appointment only)

November 1, 2018 Online application and information available to families applying for financial aid (including GRACE Scholars) at

February 6, 2019 Middle School Shadow Day – 9 – 11:30 AM

March 1, 2019 Deadline to submit GRACE Scholars application form to the school office

March 1, 2019 Deadline to submit FACTS financial aid application (online)

February 9 and February 23, 2019 New applicant admissions testing (by appointment only)

March 29, 2019 Acceptance status letters mailed 

March 30, 2019 Electronic notification of acceptance status (after 8 AM)

April 11, 2018 New student acceptance response deadline

May 18, 2019 New family Mass at 5:30 PM at Saint Jude Church, followed by family picnic in the Saint Jude School cafeteria

June 4, 5, 6, 2019 Kindergarten Preview Camp at Saint Jude School for all students accepted for the 2019-20 Kindergarten class