Welcome to The First Tee of Atlanta

What We Do:

The First Tee of Atlanta's mission is to positively impact the lives of Atlanta's young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

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About The First Tee of Atlanta

Based in Southwest Atlanta at the John A. White Golf Course, The First Tee of Atlanta is a nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching Atlanta youth life skills and golf skills in a seamless fashion. The First Tee of Atlanta was founded in 2000 and is a chapter of The First Tee, an international youth program created by the World Golf Foundation in 1997.

Annually, The First Tee of Atlanta serves metro Atlanta area young people using the 9-hole golf course, 40+ Tee Range and practice green of John A. White in a manner that allows the facility to be open to the public year round.  

Session I of the 2014 Season

Registration for Session I of the 2014 season will open at 9:00am on Thursday, January 30th for returning members and Friday, January 31st for new members. Go to Programs and Instructions for details and the registration link. The first day of class for Session I is February 22nd and classes with continue through May 3rd.

SAT Prep Course

The First Tee of Atlanta will offer SAT prep courses to increase the academic success of our students. Register now for the next SAT prep course- classes begin January 11th

 Who: Current members - Grades 10 & 11
 What: Prep Course for March SAT Test

Saturdays, Jan 11th - Mar 1st 

   9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
 Cost: $299 ($100 Scholarships available)
 How: e-mail admin@thefirstteeatlanta.org
no later than 1/3/2014
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Roughly two thirds (67%) of social media users say that staying in touch with current friends and family members is a major reason they use social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. Help promote The First Tee of Atlanta by giving us a "Like" on Facebook and a "Retweet" on Twitter.

A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program fort their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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