Award Year: 2018

Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy

5801 Armour Road
Columbus, GA, 31909-4530

(706) 748-2617

Mrs. Karen Garner, Principal at time of Nomination

Magnet School

Muscogee County

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Britt David Magnet Academy is committed to providing educational experiences that will enable each student to become a lifelong learner, enter the work force with necessary skills and achieve academic and personal potential.

Student Demographics
  • Black/African American: 23%
  • White: 48%
  • Hispanic: 2%
  • Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 1%
  • Asian: 22%
  • Native American: 2%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • Economically Disadvantaged: 22%
Innovation Lab

Innovation Lab

Britt David Magnet Academy (BDMA) is a tuition-free, public, magnet school that provides students with a well-rounded K-5th grade education through academic rigor, emphasizing technology integration, and using research-based instructional methods while creating a stimulating and nurturing environment that fosters the 21st century learner. BDMA is ranked among one of the top performing elementary schools within the State of Georgia based on College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI). BDMA is AdvancED accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI) for our continuous commitment to improve and pursue academic excellence. BDMA is committed to excellence in every aspect of providing a high quality, challenging, and engaging learning experiences in a safe and caring environment. As a part of the Muscogee County School District, Britt David Magnet Academy will continue to be a beacon of educational excellence where all are known, valued, and inspired on a daily basis.

Britt David Magnet Academy offers technology integration in a plethora of different facets. Our Innovation Lab is visited by all students from k-5th on a weekly basis to study computer science. Students are exposed to project-based instruction and various forms of curriculum integration using technology while implementing strategies of differentiated instruction methodologies for all learners. BDMA strives to provide all learners the opportunity to become problem-solvers, critical thinkers, and team players while preparing them to become 21st century learners for an ever evolving world.