Upson County Public Schools

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There are 4 public schools in Upson County, Georgia, serving 4,501 students.
Minority enrollment is 41% 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.

Upson County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • ThomastonUpson-lee High School
    268 Knight Trl
    ThomastonGA30286
    (706)647-8171
    1339 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Thomaston
    Upson-lee Middle School
    101 Holston Dr
    ThomastonGA30286
    (706)647-6256
    1065 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Thomaston
    Upson-lee North Elementary School
    334 Knight Trl
    ThomastonGA30286
    (706)647-3632
    689 students | Gr. 4-5
  • Thomaston
    Upson-lee South Elementary School
    172 Knight Trl
    ThomastonGA30286
    (706)647-7516
    1408 students | Gr. PK-3

County Statistics

About Upson County County Statistics (GA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 25,499 people 9,431,284 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 15% 21%
Median Household Income $41,500 $40,271
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Upson 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 0.51, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Upson County is Thomaston-upson County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.