The New School



655 Memorial Drive
Atlanta, GA

About The New School

TNS-X programs are our after-school offerings (open to all students in grades 8-12 in Atlanta), led by inspiring professionals and are amazing opportunities to build resumes, portfolios, and relationships with like-minded students and leaders in the arts, innovation, and civic communities in Atlanta.
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Artificial Intelligence 4:15pm – 5:45pm
This is an incredible opportunity to work with an A.I. expert (and his team) doing cutting edge engineering innovation work at Coca-Cola. You'll learn the basics of A.I. programming, get a chance to visit corporate A.I. labs, and have a chance to bring your own A.I. creation to life.

A Cappella 12:00 – 12:50pm LUNCHTIME PROGRAM
We're working with a couple of awesome Emory students who run one of their A Cappella groups at Emory to launch a new program at TNS.


Illustration for Social Justice 4:15pm – 5:45pm
If you're an artist in any way interested in social justice, you need to sign up. Barry Lee has been at the forefront of the art-for-social-good scene in Atlanta and will help you hone your skills through illustration and mixed medium mentorship. This is too good to miss out on!

Filmmaking 4:15pm – 5:45pm
By popular demand, TNS Filmmaking Instructor, Chris White is going to teach a Green-Screen based filmmaking class! You'll explore both the creative and technical
approaches needed to produce a cinematic masterpiece using the greenscreen. It's fun, exciting, hands-on, and you'll learn practice camera and film techniques and build your portfolio of work!

Debate 4:15pm – 5:30pm
Coach Harrison is back for another semester of Debate. Welcoming new and returning debaters to get ready for competitions!


Fashion Watercolor 4:15pm – 5:45pm
Artists, this is for you!! Jess Illustrator has an inspiring story, and is an incredibly successful artist who will be a delight to work with. Her work has been featured in Vogue, on the cover of french magazines, and is even for sale at Ikea. She is a personification of the "Thriving Starving Artist" meme! If you're into fashion, that's just a bonus.


Drone Program 4:15pm - 5:30pm
The Drone Program is back with new kit, awesome guest speakers, and a fun program in this cutting edge industry (including drone photography, videography, and racing!). Gabe and Olivia will be leading this program with TNS Co-founder, James and multiple guest local drone industry professionals.

Animation 4:15pm – 5:30pm
Emmy-Award winning animation professional, Allyssa A. Lewis will lead this awesome opportunity for students to create their own character-led animated short!

Debate 4:15pm – 5:30pm
*See Tuesdays


E-Sports @ Axis Replay 4:00 - 6:00pm
This is an exciting new program in partnership with Axis Replay. Students will get a chance to build our first ever E-Sports team in various games at the awesome Axis Replay facilities with experiences Axis Replay coaches. Welcome to the future!
*This program takes place at Axis Replay on the Beltline - a 15-20 minute walk from TNS.*

Sign-ups are due January 17th, but early registration will help us confirm classes and plan for the semester.

Please contact James Watson at 404-797-2067 if you have any questions about any of the TNS-X programs mentioned here.

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