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 16, 2019 Kindergarten Information Meeting from 9:30-10:30 AM or 7-8 PM for parents of prospective Kindergarten students

October 20, 2019 Open House for 2020-2021 applicants and their parents 2-4 PM. Principal's presentation at 2 PM

October 21, 2019 Online application available at 12 noon

October 21, 2019 School tours begin –Monday through Thursday between 9 AM-12 PM (by appointment only)

November 1, 2019 Online application and information available to families applying for financial aid (including GRACE Scholars) at

February 6, 2020 Middle School Shadow Day – 9 – 11:30 AM

March 1, 2020 Deadline to submit GRACE Scholars application form to the school office

March 1, 2020 Deadline to submit FACTS financial aid application (online)

February 9 and March 7, 2020 New applicant admissions testing (by appointment only)

April 3, 2020 Acceptance status letters mailed 

April 4, 2020 Electronic notification of acceptance status (after 8 AM)

April 16, 2020 New student acceptance response deadline

May 2, 2020 New family Mass at 5:30 PM at Saint Jude Church, followed by family picnic in the Saint Jude School cafeteria

June 2, 3, 4, 2020 Kindergarten Preview Camp at Saint Jude School for all students accepted for the 2020-21 Kindergarten class