Buckhead Preparatory School
Atlanta's Academic Preparatory School for Toddlers through Kindergarten
Buckhead and Smyrna Market Village
with Georgia Governor and Mrs. Nathan Deal
Tammy Wingate is the founder of Buckhead Prep. She is a graduate of Atlantic Christian College where she received a scholarship from the Presbyterian Women and was a member of Delta Zeta sorority. She earned a Master's Degree in Education from New York University where she received the Peter L. Agnew award and honorarium. Tammy also earned an MBA and began doctoral studies in education from the University of Georgia. At UGA, she was inducted into Phi Delta Kappa honor fraternity and received a women's program scholarship.
Tammy is a published author and has written curriculum approved by the state boards of education in New York, Florida, Maryland, and Georgia. She and her husband, Allen, are on the Board of Trustees at Barton College, and Tammy continues to lecture on occasion at the college level. She is also a member of an advisory panel for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. In addition to "Best Preschool in Atlanta" distinctions from Nickelodeon, Buckhead Prep was ranked #8 in the Bulldog 100 list of Georgia Alumni businesses in the country in 2011. Buckhead Prep was also named one of the top 25 businesses in Cobb County in 2015 by the Cobb County Chamber.
Tammy and her husband live in Buckhead and have three children and three Labradors. Their daughter, Brianne, is a graduate of Cornell University and earned a J.D. at UNC--Chapel Hill. She is an attorney with Weissman. Their son, Zach, is a student at Georgia State University and is member of the baseball team. Tammy and Allen also have a daughter, Ellee, who attends Buckhead Prep.
Our Teachers are educators
and are passionate about
teaching young children.
We are grateful to our uniformed Atlanta Police Officers who are on site each day and help keep us safe.