Building on more than a sixty-year tradition of academic excellence, scholastic performance and college preparation, Stratford graduates have a 100 percent college matriculation and our faculty - a 92% retention rate. Our students also outperform their peers in GPA (3.1 vs. 2.6) and 85% are HOPE eligible. The school’s Advanced Placement (AP) program offers 23 courses. Since 1997, Stratford has had more AP Scholars (976) than any independent school in Middle Georgia and 47% of our Advanced Placement students are named AP Scholars after their junior year. Since 1999, Stratford has had 25 National Merit Semifinalists.