Welcome to ATS – Alpharetta Tamil School.

ATS is a language teaching school To teach Tamil language and to promote Tamil culture. ATS is following International Tamil Academy(ITA) syllabus.

The school is accredited by “Georgia Accrediting Commission (GAC)“.

Forsyth County School System (FCCS) recognizes the school and has agreed to provide “one high school credit” for students graduating from ATS.

To teach Tamil language and to promote Tamil culture.

To provide Tamil education in a very professional setting and in a positive environment. In addition to teaching Tamil language, our mission is to provide opportunities to learn and participate events related to the rich Tamil culture and arts.


  • Teaching Tamil language to children, youth, and adults in a school setting.
  • Making the students to read, write and converse in Tamil at the intermediate proficiency level.
  • Providing an opportunity to experience the culture and traditions of Tamil.
  • Creating a pathway to earn an academic language credit for learning Tamil.
  • Enable children to speak fluently in Tamil.
  • Help children to read and write well in Tamil.
  • Ensure that our Tamil language and Tamil culture pass on to successive generations.
  • Learn Tamil culture along with the language.

Please stay tuned with this website to be up-to-date with the school news.

Latest News

ATS Graduation and Annual Day 2019

Dear Parents,

We had a fantastic Field day last Sunday and everyone enjoyed the activities.  We thank you all for your excellent support to make this event an enjoyable one.  We sincerely appreciate all the parents and volunteers for helping and organizing/running the booths and cleaning. Thank you all. Now, it is time to come together to celebrate our ATS Graduation & Annual Day.

ATS Graduation 2019

Please find the details.

Date: Sunday, May 12, 2019

Where: Piney Grove Middle School Gym

Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Dress Code: 

Men volunteers – Business Casual (No Shorts or jeans).

Women Volunteers – Preferably saree, Students – Khakis/ Festive attire 

What to expect: 

7th graders graduation ceremony. 

Honorable Mayor Troy Brumbalow, City of Cumming will be our Chief Guest for this segment.  Please do not miss this segment. This is going to be a big motivation for your children. 

§  100% attendance awards for students on the stage.

§  Trophy and certificate for all students.

What parents of 100% awardees need to do: 

§  We hope you all have already received the wrist band from attendance team.

§  Those who missed should come at 9:00 a.m. to get the band.

§  All the 100% awardees would be sitting in chairs at the center. Our volunteers will guide your children.

What all other Parents need to do:

§  Please arrive at regular school time in the morning and go to gym directly with your child. 

Come at 9:00 a.m. to get the better seating and the program starts at 9:30 a.m. (our regular school time).

§  Seating is open. You can sit anywhere in bleachers.

§ It is your responsibility to take care of your child and please keep them quiet.  Please stay until the end of the program.

Once the gym event is done, you all need to take your children to their respective class room to receive the trophy and certificate from class teachers.  Have some memorable time with your children’s class teachers.

As you all know safety of our students is very important. Please provide your support and co-operation!! 


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