The Kindezi School at Old Fourth Ward

386 Pine Street NE  |   Atlanta, GA 30308  |  404-719-4005

The Kindezi School at Old Fourth Ward opened in August 2015. The school serves grades K-7, and will add 8th grade in the 2018-19 school year.

Mission

The mission of the school is to prepare learners of diverse backgrounds for civic life as a means of developing servant-leaders of the 21st century. Kindezi O4W is committed to fostering resiliency, cultivating the natural gifts of learners, promoting academic achievement and instilling self-efficacy and self-determination within a nurturing environment.

Focus

Kindezi O4W focuses on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) Learning and Service Learning. Each student takes Math, Science, English/Language Arts, and Social Studies, and has the option to participate in after-school studios and specials. For more information on the school's studios and specials, please see here

Parent Involvement

For news about the activities at the school, please see the Kindezi Old Fourth Ward PTCA page.

Enrollment

Kindezi O4W is open to all students residing in the Atlanta Public School district. For more information on enrollment, please see the Enrollment page.

Tours and Informational Sessions

Tours will take place at the Kindezi School at Old Fourth Ward's campus (386 Pine St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308). Please proceed to the front office when you arrive.

The tour schedule is as follows:

  • September 8, 2017 at 8:00 am
  • October 13, 2017 at 8:00 am
  • November 10, 2017 at 8:00 am
  • December 8, 2017 at 8:00 am
  • January 12, 2018 at 8:00 am
  • February 9, 2018 at 8:00 am
  • March 9, 2018 at 8:00 am
  • May 11, 2018 at 8:00 am

Handbook

For the 2017-18 Student & Parent Handbook for Kindezi Old Fourth Ward, click here

School Supply List

Please see the 2017-18 school supply list for all grades here.

Title I Information

The Kindezi School at Old Fourth Ward is a Title I school. Please see the below important documents regarding Title I.

Parent Involvement Policy

School Parent Compact

Parent's Right to Know

APS Parental Involvement Statement

Title I Parent Letter

Directory

Do you have any questions about The Kindezi School at Old Fourth Ward? If so, please see the directory below for who to contact:

Category Position Name Contact Information
Kindezi CARE (After School Care) Kindezi CARE Coordinator Rosalynne Duff 470-236-1370
Carpool Tags Office Manager Valentina Zaakkaheildevachetia-Kellum vzaakkaheildevachetia@kindezi.org; 404-719-4005
Enrollment/Registration Office Manager Valentina Zaakkaheildevachetia-Kellum vzaakkaheildevachetia@kindezi.org; 404-719-4005
General Information Office Manager Valentina Zaakkaheildevachetia-Kellum vzaakkaheildevachetia@kindezi.org; 404-719-4005
Information Changes Office Manager Valentina Zaakkaheildevachetia-Kellum vzaakkaheildevachetia@kindezi.org 404-719-4005
School Communication Office Manager Valentina Zaakkaheildevachetia-Kellum vzaakkaheildevachetia@kindezi.org; 404-719-4005
Studios Withdrawal/Enrollment/Attendance After School Coordinator Keesha Hamilton kmonroe@kindezi.org
Tardies/Absences Office Manager Valentina Zaakkaheildevachetia-Kellum vzaakkaheildevachetia@kindezi.org; 404-719-4005
Tutorial Tutorial Director Steven Posey sposey@kindezi.org
Uniform Orders Frenchtoast.com (vendor) You can make elementary school orders here and middle school orders here.