Berry College Elementary and Middle School


BCEMS is a private, co-educational, tuition-based laboratory school for students in kindergarten through eighth grade.  Under the governance of Berry College’s Charter School of Education and Human Sciences, BCEMS is an integral part of preparing future teachers by providing children, Berry College, and the community with a model of a safe, child-centered learning environment in which students fully develop their potential through a curriculum designed to magnify the education of the head, heart and hands.  

Accredited by SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools), GAC (Georgia Accrediting Commission), member of GISA (Georgia Independent School Association), and member of IALS (International Association of Laboratory Schools), BCEMS combines the remarkable resources of Berry College with talented faculty and staff to provide an outstanding example of what school can be. The result is a thriving community of learners including the K-8 students who are enrolled, the undergraduate and graduate college students who come to observe and practice teaching, and the faculty and administrators.