Welcome to GWA

George Walton Academy is an independent, nonprofit, coeducational day school dedicated to providing a learning environment in which a young person can grow, learn, be challenged,and find success. We are interested in the development and well being of the total child as a person, scholar, citizen, and athlete.

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Discover GWA is March 28

Please plan to join us for an upcoming Discover GWA event to learn more about our school. The event will begin at 10:00 am in the GWA Auditorium, and will include: a brief presentation, a student led tour of our campus and a Q & A session with students, parent … More >

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Shuma’s Success Story

Class of 2008 Jordan Shumate and her brother, Zach, Class of 2010, are growing their business in the sports industry from the ground up. Shuma Sports is a team sporting goods company supplying a full line of uniforms, practice gear, spirit wear, and equipment. Jordan, after … More >

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