Directions to Schools, Programs and Additional Facilities
High Schools and Programs
Academies of Creative Education (Non-Traditional School and Program)
Includes Forsyth Virtual Academy and Forsyth Academy - 1160 Dahlonega Highway, Cumming, Georgia 30040
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400. Take the GA-306 exit – exit number 17. Turn left onto GA 306 and follow the road until it ends on Highway 9 (Dahlonega Hwy.). Turn left and go approximately three miles until you see the Forsyth County Board of Education building on your left. ACE is located behind the BOE building.
Forsyth Academy and Forsyth Virtual Academy VA Phone: 770 781-3141
Alliance Academy for Innovation - 1100 Lanier 400 Parkway, Cumming, GA 30040 (From Atlanta) Travel north on I-75 N/I-85 N. Head north on Capitol Ave SW. Turn right onto M.L.K. Jr Dr. SE.
Turn left onto the Interstate 75 (North)/Interstate 85 (North) ramp. Drive from US-19 N to Forsyth County. Take exit 15 from US-19 N. Merge onto I-75 N/I-85 N. Keep left at the fork to continue on I-85 N, follow signs for Interstate 85 N. Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 87 for GA-400 N toward Buckhead/Cumming. Continue onto GA-400 N/US-19 N. Take exit 15 toward Bald Ridge Marina Rd/Cumming. Continue on Bald Ridge Rd. Drive to Lanier 400 Parkway. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Bald Ridge Rd/Bald Ridge Marina Rd. Continue to follow Bald Ridge Rd. Turn right onto Lanier 400 Parkway.
Forsyth Central High - 131 Almon C. Hill Drive, Cumming, Georgia 30040
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400. Take the Bald Ridge Marina Road exit – exit number 15. Turn left at the exit towards Cumming. Bald Ridge Marina Road becomes Bald Ridge Road and then becomes Pirkle Ferry Road. Pirkle Ferry Road becomes East Main Street/GA-9 N/GA-20 W. You will pass the courthouse on your left and turn right onto Tribble Gap Road. At the stoplight with Almon C. Hill Drive, turn left and the school entrance will be on your right past the automotive bays. Phone: 770-887-8151
Denmark High - 381 Mullinax Road, Alpharetta, Georgia 30004
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400 to McFarland Pkwy exit number 12B, Follow McFarland Parkway to Mullinax Rd.
East Forsyth High - 8190 Jot em Down Road, Gainesville, Georgia 30506
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400 to GA-306/toward Gainesville exit 17. Turn right onto Keith Bridge Road Rd/GA 306, and travel 6.25 miles. Turn right onto Jot Em Down Road. The school is located on your right.
Gateway Academy (Alternative Program) - 1160 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming, Georgia 30040
(From Atlanta) Take GA-400 North to exit number 17. Turn left onto GA 306 and follow the road until it ends on Highway 9 (Dahlonega Hwy.). Turn left and go approximately three miles until you see the Forsyth County Board of Education building on your left. Gateway Academy is located behind the BOE building. Phone: 770-781-2299.
Lambert High - 805 Nichols Road, Suwanee, Georgia 30024
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400 to Peachtree Parkway exit -exit 13. Turn right onto Peachtree Parkway/GA 141. Proceed 2.3 miles to Sharon Road (traffic signal), and turn left. Sharon Road will merge with Old Atlanta Road, and proceed straight through the signal. Follow Old Atlanta Road for half a mile to Nichols Road, and turn left. Lambert High is on the right. Phone: 678-965-5050
North Forsyth High - 3635 Coal Mountain Drive, Cumming, Georgia 30028
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400. At the first traffic light on GA-400 turn left onto Browns Bridge Road/GA-369. Browns Bridge Road/GA-369 becomes Matt Highway-GA-369. Turn right onto Coal Mountain Drive. At the end of Coal Mountain Drive turn left and you will see the school directly in front of you. Phone: 770-781-6637.
South Forsyth High - 585 Peachtree Parkway, Cumming, Georgia 30041
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400. Take the Ga-141 exit – exit number 13. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Turn right onto Peachtree Parkway/Ga-141. Go thru the first intersection (Forsyth Connector). Go approximately one mile and you will see the school on your left. Phone: 770-781-2264.
West Forsyth High - 4155 Drew Road, Cumming, Georgia 30040
(From Atlanta) Travel north on GA-400. Take the GA-141 exit – exit number 13. Keep left at the fork in the ramp. Turn left onto Peachtree Parkway/GA-141. At the intersection with GA 9 continue going straight. The road turns into Bethelview Road. After traveling approximately three miles you will turn left onto Drew Road. You will find West Forsyth High on your left. Phone: 770-888-3470.