ANNOUNCEMENT: TCAAD will Postpone Opening until Fall 2020

Design-Centered Learning:

Learning with the final design in mind, our students learn all academics but in an architectural and design setting. With studio classes daily in our makerspace, students are excited to create and learn. 

The Community Academy for Architecture and Design

Who We Are

Charter schools open up school choice to innovative students and aspirational learners. TCAAD, born out of Tariq & Tiffany Abdullah's after-school architecture program, begins classes in Fall 2020 to students in the South Dekalb area.

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Our Approach

Learning with the end in mind. Our teaching model prizes student discovery, understanding, and development. A design-minded approach to learning gives a fuller understanding to the nature of each subject.

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Apply

Applications for 2020-2021 will remain open until May 2020 for grades Kindergarten to Fourth.

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