HomeSchool Academy

Event Date

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm


Dates & times for October 2019
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm


Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Ave. SE
Atlanta GA 30315

Join Zoo Atlanta for a morning of learning and discovery designed specifically for homeschool students! HomeSchool Academy is a two-hour program that allows students to explore animal and science concepts in an engaging, interactive environment. Programs are grade-appropriate and include hands-on, minds-on activities and Zoo tours and hone students’ STEM skillsets in a collaborative environment. Register for a single class OR receive a 15% discount for registering for an entire semester!

Fall Exploration Semester

Spend the Fall Semester learning about different components of biological systems. Each month, students will build on prior knowledge to dive deeper into science concepts and make connections to the natural world. Students will use the Zoo as their classroom to learn about species and better understand how they can help save wildlife.

Upcoming Dates: 

September 11
October 9
November 13
December 11


10 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Individual class – $22.99
Entire Fall Semester – $78.16

Member Cost: 

Individual class – $18.99
Entire Fall Semester – $64.57


  • Space is limited in the programs, so only registered students can participate in the class.
  • 1 parent per registered student and siblings 2 years old and under will be admitted into the Zoo for free while students are in class. Any additional parents and siblings will be admitted for a $10 fee which MUST be purchased at the time of registration. It not purchased at registration, a full-price ticket must be purchased at the main gate.
  • Programs are designed to meet the needs of the specified age group. To make your child’s program a positive experience, we must adhere strictly to these groupings. Requests to put students into older or younger age groups cannot be accommodated.
  • Classes vary somewhat in structure, but all include animal encounters, hands-on activities and time in the Zoo. These programs are specifically designed to meet the needs of the homeschool community. Besides learning important life science concepts, participants can interact with other homeschool students.
  • Programs will take place rain or shine. Please dress accordingly.
  • This program is not licensed by the State of Georgia.

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking off Site
  • Parking on Site
  • Concessions
  • Party Facilities
  • Public Restrooms
  • Restaurant on Site
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
Near Interstate Highway
  • 20
  • 75
  • 85
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • Visa
Special Tags
  • Eco-Friendly
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
General Information
  • Family-Friendly