Top 10 Best Atlanta Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 190 public schools serving 142,461 students in Atlanta, GA. Atlanta has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Atlanta, GA are Kittredge Magnet School, Austin Elementary School and Heards Ferry Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Atlanta, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Atlanta have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Best Atlanta, GA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kittredge Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1663 E Nancy Creek Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
(678) 874-6602
Grades: 4-6
| 479 students
Rank: #22.
Austin Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5435 Roberts Dr
Atlanta, GA 30338
(678) 874-8102
Grades: PK-5
| 642 students
Rank: #33.
Heards Ferry Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6151 Powers Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30339
(470) 254-6190
Grades: PK-5
| 782 students
Rank: #44.
Vanderlyn Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1877 Vanderlyn Dr
Atlanta, GA 30338
(678) 874-9002
Grades: PK-5
| 705 students
Rank: #55.
Morningside Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1053 E Rock Springs Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 802-8950
Grades: K-5
| 932 students
Rank: #66.
Jackson Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1325 Mount Paran Rd Nw
Atlanta, GA 30327
(404) 802-8800
Grades: PK-5
| 742 students
Rank: #77.
Springdale Park Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1246 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 802-7150
Grades: K-5
| 704 students
Rank: #88.
Lin Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
586 Candler Park Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 802-8850
Grades: K-5
| 641 students
Rank: #99.
Brandon Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
Atlanta, GA 30327
(404) 802-7250
Grades: K-5
| 1,017 students
Rank: #1010.
Dunwoody Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1923 Womack Rd
Atlanta, GA 30338
(678) 875-4002
Grades: PK-5
| 1,090 students
Rank: #1111.
Oak Grove Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1857 Oak Grove Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30345
(678) 874-7402
Grades: PK-5
| 534 students
Rank: #1212.
Charles R. Drew Charter School
Charter School
Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
301 E Lake Blvd Se
Atlanta, GA 30317
(404) 687-0001
Grades: PK-5
| 991 students
Rank: #1313.
Spalding Drive Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
130 W Spalding Dr
Atlanta, GA 30328
(470) 254-5880
Grades: PK-5
| 426 students
Rank: #1414.
Inman Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
774 Virginia Ave Ne
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 802-3200
Grades: 6-8
| 1,075 students
Rank: #1515.
Ashford Park Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2968 Cravenridge Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
(678) 676-6702
Grades: PK-5
| 550 students
Rank: #1616.
Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
688 Grant St Se
Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 624-6226
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #1717.
Resurgence Hall Charter School
Charter School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3480 East Main Street
Atlanta, GA 30337
(404) 382-8512
Grades: 6
| 115 students
Rank: #1818.
Montgomery Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3995 Ashford Dunwoody Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
(678) 676-7502
Grades: PK-5
| 734 students
Rank: #1919.
Globe Academy Charter School I
Charter School
Math: 62% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2225 Heritage Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30345
(404) 867-6183
Grades: K-7
| 783 students
Rank: #2020.
Chamblee Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(3)
3601 Sexton Woods Dr
Atlanta, GA 30341
(678) 874-8202
Grades: 6-8
| 957 students
Rank: #2121.
Chesnut Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4576 N Peachtree Rd
Atlanta, GA 30338
(678) 676-7102
Grades: PK-5
| 453 students
Rank: #2222.
Smith Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
370 Old Ivy Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 802-3880
Grades: K-5
| 972 students
Rank: #2323.
Woodland Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1130 Spalding Dr
Atlanta, GA 30350
(470) 254-5890
Grades: PK-5
| 986 students
Rank: #2424.
Grady High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
929 Charles Allen Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 802-3001
Grades: 9-12
| 1,332 students
Rank: #2525.
Atlanta Classical Academy
Charter School
Math: 53% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3260 Northside Dr Nw
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 369-3500
Grades: K-12
| 592 students
Rank: #2626.
Sutton Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2875 Northside Dr Nw
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 802-5600
Grades: 6-8
| 1,552 students
Rank: #2727.
Charles Drew Charter School Ja/sa
Charter School
Math: 55% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 E Lake Blvd Se
Atlanta, GA 30317
(404) 687-0001
Grades: 6-12
| 766 students
Rank: #2828.
Sagamore Hills Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1865 Alderbrook Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30345
(678) 874-7502
Grades: PK-5
| 431 students
Rank: #2929.
Chamblee Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3688 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30341
(678) 676-6902
Grades: 9-12
| 1,664 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Middle School
Charter School
Math: 46% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
820 Essie Ave Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
(678) 904-0051
Grades: 6-8
| 234 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Stonewall Tell Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
3310 Stonewall Tell Rd
Atlanta, GA 30349
(470) 254-3500
Grades: PK-5
| 706 students
Rank: #3232.
Rivers Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8 Peachtree Battle Ave Nw
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 802-7050
Grades: PK-5
| 799 students
Rank: #3333.
Burgess-peterson Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
480 Clifton St Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 802-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 474 students
Rank: #3434.
North Atlanta High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4111 Northside Pkwy Nw
Atlanta, GA 30327
(404) 802-4700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,889 students
Rank: #3535.
Kipp South Fulton Academy School
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
1286 Washington Ave
Atlanta, GA 30344
(678) 278-0160
Grades: 5-8
| 333 students
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Atlanta, Georgia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
286 Wilson Mill Rd Sw
Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 802-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
286 Wilson Mill Rd Sw
Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 802-4300
Grades: PK-2
| 383 students
2050 Tiger Flowers Drive, Nw
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 792-5914
Grades: PK-5
| 357 students
1261 Lockwood Drive, Sw
Atlanta, GA 30311
(404) 752-0746
Grades: K-5
| 182 students
569 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 492-5362
Grades: K-8
| 467 students
4525 Bakers Ferry Rd Sw
Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 505-7877
Grades: 7-11
| n/a students
1890 Donald L. Hollowell, Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 792-5944
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2210 Perry Boulevard, Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 802-3500
Grades: 7-8
| 405 students
1820 Mary Dell Dr Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 802-4944
Grades: 9-12
| 245 students
220 Northside Dr Nw
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 802-8200
Grades: PK-5
| 524 students
1445 Maynard Road, Nw
Atlanta, GA 30331
(404) 699-4504
Grades: K-5
| 335 students
45 Whitehouse Dr Sw
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 802-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 246 students
45 Whitehouse Dr Sw
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 802-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 296 students
45 Whitehouse Dr Sw
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 802-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 348 students
1559 Johnson Rd Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 792-0070
Grades: 8-12
| 25 students
386 Pine Street, Ne
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 853-4011
Grades: PK-5
| 305 students
21 Thirkield Ave Sw
Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 802-7533
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1442 Metropolitan Parkway Sw
Atlanta, GA 30310
(404) 802-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 237 students
3132 Clifton Church Rd Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
(678) 874-4402
Grades: PK-5
| 365 students
1550 Hosea L Williams Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30317
(404) 802-6600
Grades: 6-8
| 261 students
3050 Collier Drive, Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 699-4507
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
1654 S Alvarado Ter Sw
Atlanta, GA 30311
(404) 802-8450
Grades: PK-5
| 371 students
211 Memorial Dr Se
Atlanta, GA 30312
(404) 802-8500
Grades: PK-5
| 343 students
1190 Northwest Dr Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 802-4962
Grades: 6-8
| 284 students
601 Beckwith St Nw
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 330-4170
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
256 Clifton Street, Se
Atlanta, GA 30317
(404) 371-7105
Grades: 9-12
| 16 students
1995 Womack Road
Atlanta, GA 30338
(678) 874-8402
Grades: 9-12
| 230 students
3075 Alton Road
Atlanta, GA 30341
(678) 676-6602
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Jim Cherry Center, 2415-b Nort
Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 325-3011
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
145 4th St Ne
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 802-7900
Grades: PK-5
| 219 students
156 Heaton Park Drive
Atlanta, GA 30307
(678) 874-7102
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2914 Evans Woods Drive
Atlanta, GA 30340
(678) 874-2702
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
1513 E. Cleveland Ave,bldg 300
Atlanta, GA 30364
(404) 559-4239
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
100 Edgewood Ave Ne Ste 915
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 577-8593
Grades: 9-12
| 1,594 students
1848 Vicki Ln Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
(678) 874-4702
Grades: PK-5
| 249 students
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