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Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice

Education Programs

1666 Albany Highway, Dawson, GA, 39842

Distance: 719 Miles

(229) 995-8540


Service Details

Service Description

Georgia Preparatory Academy (GPA) is the middle school and high school within the Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) school system. There are 29 campuses across Georgia located in Regional Youth Detention Centers (RYDCs), Youth Development Campuses (YDCs), and Education Transition Centers (ETCs). Teachers, professional school counselors, principals and administrators employed by GPA all hold certificates from the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.


  • Payment Type
    • Free Service 


Juveniles within facilities


Free Services

Business Hours

MON to FRI; 7:30 AM to 4 PM

Area Served

Dawson, GA


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (229) 995-8540
Fax (229) 995-8542

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