Top 10 Best Georgia Public Schools (2022)

Georgia is the #15 largest school system in the United States, serving 1,768,448 students across the 2,306 public schools for the 2022 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Georgia is 44%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 45%.
Minority enrollment is 60% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(GA) School Average
Asian
4%
Hispanic
15%
Black
37%
White
40%
Two or more races
4%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Georgia (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Gwinnett School Of Mathematics- Science And Technology
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
970 Mcelvaney Ln
Lawrenceville, GA 30044
(678) 518-6700
Rank: #22.
Kittredge Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 98% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 4-6
1663 E Nancy Creek Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
(678) 874-6602
Rank: #33.
Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 97% (Top 1%)
Reading: 97% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
5801 Armour Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 748-2617
Rank: #44.
Wadsworth Magnet School For High Achievers
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 4-6
3039 Santa Monica Dr
Decatur, GA 30032
(678) 874-2402
Rank: #55.
Daves Creek Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
3740 Melody Mizer Ln
Cumming, GA 30041
(770) 888-1222
Rank: #66.
Columbus High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 93% (Top 1%)
Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1700 Cherokee Ave
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 748-2534
Rank: #77.
Big Creek Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
Math: 95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
1994 Peachtree Pkwy
Cumming, GA 30041
(770) 887-4584
Rank: #88.
South Forsyth Middle School
Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 91% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
4670 Windermere Parkway
Cumming, GA 30041
(770) 888-3170
Rank: #99.
Sharon Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
3595 Old Atlanta Rd
Suwanee, GA 30024
(770) 888-7511
Rank: #1010.
Walton High School
Charter School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1590 Bill Murdock Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 578-3225

Best Georgia Public Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
4
2,140
40%
5
3,177
22%
16
13,802
42%
23
18,064
33%
40
24,310
82%
6
2,147
67%
10
9,169
31%
16
10,769
49%
5
4,206
73%
5
3,482
41%
12
9,252
40%
29
19,996
40%
16
10,790
13%
58
37,576
73%
38
43,156
32%
22
13,600
80%
66
55,489
98%
3
1,405
45%
123
120,624
64%
12
7,713
54%
14
9,642
59%
32
27,547
41%
4
3,209
48%
30
23,892
39%
6
4,093
67%
4
2,145
6%
7
3,516
13%
152
110,993
85%
7
3,215
44%
4
1,274
91%
21
14,549
94%
35
26,441
75%
3
2,052
76%
13
12,381
28%
5
3,056
49%
5
1,929
63%
25
20,541
52%
28
16,276
43%
37
47,732
40%
200
162,299
74%
6
4,131
29%
17
13,275
53%
14
10,804
32%
6
4,128
63%
5
2,536
64%
144
188,713
76%
42
35,070
59%
10
5,740
10%
7
5,294
26%
5
3,567
37%
5
2,116
17%
51
42,434
70%
37
29,490
56%
3
1,733
39%
18
13,060
26%
4
2,415
35%
7
5,408
31%
4
2,692
40%
4
1,735
37%
13
8,880
52%
8
6,455
31%
12
9,982
76%
3
2,740
51%
20
19,522
59%
3
1,370
93%
2
1,408
48%
3
1,005
42%
5
4,063
31%
4
3,089
37%
11
7,440
26%
56
31,842
75%
24
20,354
68%
10
7,750
21%
33
29,425
39%
6
3,646
69%
5
3,658
21%
6
3,845
19%
11
7,837
41%
4
2,938
55%
4
2,251
21%
59
31,637
82%
21
16,708
87%
2
1,320
23%
16
9,469
61%
8
4,631
86%
5
1,415
46%
13
8,715
52%
11
7,868
57%
9
5,527
55%
18
12,271
56%
4
1,237
73%
6
5,120
14%
4
4,150
44%
18
10,116
13%
18
15,155
36%
10
6,139
49%
8
5,394
36%
7
3,812
11%
32
20,974
60%
3
1,185
42%
4
1,560
66%
5
3,271
40%

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