Big Ideas
Read about our research-supported,  theme-based learning approach, designed to teach students to make natural connections.
The Magnolia School doesn't use standardized tests or give grades. Read how we assess our students.
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Since 1985, The Magnolia School, K-8th grade, has given children and young people a safe place to learn and grow. We remain steadfastly committed to:


Parents play and important role at The Magnolia School. Here, Art McConnell, whose two sons attend the school, gives students a hands-on ropes and pulleys lesson. Art knows a thing or two about the subject: In his professional life, the FSU School of Theater graduate is a lead rigger who has worked with musicians from Miley Cyrus to Bruno Mars.

Our grads ‘make good’

See how our students fare: Brown, Cornell, Georgia Tech, Georgetown, Sewanee, Vanderbilt…these are just a few of the places our graduates have gone in the past few years. Many are now living and studying abroad, whether it’s volunteering with the Peace Corps in Ethiopia, or spending a Fullbright year teaching English in the Czech Republic.