Any student that resides within the Atlanta Public Schools district may attend Kindezi.

Any student that resides within the Atlanta Public Schools district may attend Kindezi.

This page only applies to the enrollment procedures for Kindezi West and Kindezi Old Fourth Ward. If you are interested in enrolling in Kindezi at Gideons, please see the Kindezi at Gideons enrollment page.


Enrolling at Kindezi

Thank you for your interest in attending Kindezi! All students that live within the Atlanta Public Schools (APS) district are eligible to attend Kindezi.

Open enrollment for the 2020-21 school year will be from January 6 – February 29, 2020, and the public lottery will occur on March 5, 2020 at 8:30 am at Kindezi O4W’s Media Center (386 Pine St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308). Attendance to the public lottery is not mandatory and the results of the lottery will be posted on Schoolmint on March 5th.

The open enrollment period for the 2019-20 school year was from January 7, 2019 – March 1, 2019. Applications received after March 1, 2019 are automatically placed on the wait list. You can view your admission status or add your student to the wait list on Kindezi’s SchoolMint Application page:

Enrollment Policies & Procedure

To view Kindezi’s enrollment policies and procedures, including enrollment priorities that Kindezi’s offers to applicants, please see the Enrollment Policy.

Tours and Informational Sessions

We understand that choosing a public charter school for your child is a major decision and we are happy to show you around our school and answer your questions.

The 2019-20 tour and informational session schedule for our charter campuses is as follows:

Kindezi Old Fourth Ward Kindezi West

November 6, 2019 November 6, 2019

December 4, 2019 December 11, 2019

January 22, 2020 January 15, 2020

February 12, 2020 February 12, 2020

March 11, 2020 March 11, 2020

April 1, 2020 April 1, 2010

  • Kindezi Old Fourth Ward tours start at 8:00 am and are held at the Kindezi Old Fourth Ward campus (386 Pine St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308).
  • Kindezi West tours start at 9:30 am and are held at the Kindezi West campus (286 Wilson Mill Rd. SW Atlanta, GA 30331).

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to attend?
As public, non-profit charter schools, Kindezi is free for families.

Where are the Kindezi Schools located?
There are two Kindezi School charter locations:
West: 286 Wilson Mill Rd. SW Atlanta, GA 30331
Old Fourth Ward: 386 Pine St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308

Are uniforms required?
Yes. Uniform polos, khakis, and black closed-toe shoes are required. Uniform polos are available for purchase for a small fee.

When does school start?
You may view school start, end, and holiday dates on the 2019-20 school calendar.

I applied for enrollment for the current school year. How can I find out the status of my student’s application or wait list position?
If you would like to know your student’s wait list status or position, please view your application on SchoolMint.

I applied for enrollment and my student did not get admitted. Do I need reapply if I would like to attend next year?
Yes. Our wait list terminates each year prior to the lottery. During the open enrollment season, you should submit an application for the next school year.

Who should I contact for enrollment questions?
If your primary location choice is West, contact Qianna Smith at 404-802-8251.
If your primary location choice is Old Fourth Ward, contact Kristiana Cox at 404-719-4005.