Butts County Public Schools

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There are 5 public schools in Butts County, Georgia, serving 3,533 students.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia state average of 56%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Butts County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • JacksonHampton L. Daughtry Elementary School
    150 Shiloh Rd
    JacksonGA30233
    (770)504-2356
    515 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Jackson
    Henderson Middle School
    494 George Tate Dr
    JacksonGA30233
    (770)504-2310
    817 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Jackson
    Jackson High School
    717 South Harkness St
    JacksonGA30233
    (770)504-2340
    978 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Jackson
    New Jackson Elementary School
    1105 Brownlee Rd
    JacksonGA30233
    (770)775-9480
    556 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Jackson
    Stark Elementary School
    209 Stark Rd
    JacksonGA30233
    (770)775-9470
    667 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Butts County County Statistics (GA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 27,311 people 9,431,284 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 11% 21%
Median Household Income $56,394 $40,271
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Did You Know?
Butts County, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.49, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.66. The most diverse school district in Butts County is Butts County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or in the USA.