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Amy Reber | Lake Oconee Academy

LOA music instructor Amy Reber has been named a quarterfinalist for the Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy® and the GRAMMY Museum®.

David Mapp | Lake Oconee Academy

Local attorney and Greene County native David Mapp has joined the Lake Oconee Academy Board of Governors, the public charter school's governing body. Mapp is currently a law associate at the Law Office of Russell W. Wall, LLC in downtown Greensboro.

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Lake Oconee Academy entered its first high school state champion in the record books with sophomore Chandler Pearson's performance at the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Literary Meet on Saturday, March 18, 2017.

Frequently Asked Questions
(click a question below to get the facts)

A charter school is a public school that is operating under the terms of a “charter” or contract. In Georgia, a startup or locally approved charter school such as LOA has a charter that is approved by three parties - the GA State Board of Education, the local school district, and the board of the charter petitioner or applicant. A charter school is an independent public school that operates autonomously from the district board of education. It is typically under the direction of a CEO or dean that oversees all grades.
LOA is a locally-approved charter school. In 2007, the charter was approved by the Greene County Board of Education, the Georgia State Board of Education, and the LOA Board of Governors. In March of 2016, the LOA charter contract was renewed for eight more years.
You must be a Greene County resident to enroll in LOA. An application is required for the enrollment process. There are certain limited state law exceptions to that rule. There are no other requirements.
LOA is funded like every school in Greene County from State and Local funds directed to the Greene County School System for the education of its students. The students at LOA are part of the Greene County School System.
LOA will enroll approximately 815 students in 2016-17, making LOA the largest school in Greene County.
What's Happening at LOA
(a look at future events)
27 Jun
Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Date: 
Jun 27 2017 - 9:00am
Location: 
LOA Gym, RM: LOA GYM
Description: 

Grades 3-5 basketball camp for girls and boys. Please visit the LOA website under "About" and "Summer Camps" for registration information.

28 Jun
Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Date: 
Jun 28 2017 - 9:00am
Location: 
LOA Gym, RM: LOA GYM
Description: 

Grades 3-5 basketball camp for girls and boys. Please visit the LOA website under "About" and "Summer Camps" for registration information.

29 Jun
Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Date: 
Jun 29 2017 - 9:00am
Location: 
LOA Gym, RM: LOA GYM
Description: 

Grades 3-5 basketball camp for girls and boys. Please visit the LOA website under "About" and "Summer Camps" for registration information.

30 Jun
Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Future Stars Basketball Camp (3-5)

Date: 
Jun 30 2017 - 9:00am
Location: 
LOA Gym, RM: LOA GYM
Description: 

Grades 3-5 basketball camp for girls and boys. Please visit the LOA website under "About" and "Summer Camps" for registration information.

08 Jul
Uniform Consignment Sale

Uniform Consignment Sale

Date: 
Jul 8 2017 - 10:00am
Location: 
500 building, Upper School Campus
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2014 Best 50 Public Elementary Schools in the U.S. by TheBestSchools.org

5-Star School Climate Star Rating by the Georgia DOE

AdvancedEd Accredited


Lake Oconee Academy
1021 Titan Circle
Greensboro, GA 30642

706 454-1562
706 453-1773 (fax)