Top 10 Best Augusta Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 13 public high schools serving 8,021 students in Augusta, GA.
The top ranked public high schools in Augusta, GA are Davidson Magnet School, Johnson Magnet and Augusta Youth Development Campus. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Augusta, GA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Georgia public high school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 42% statewide average). High schools in Augusta have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public high schools.
Augusta, GA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 76%, which is less than the Georgia average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Davidson Magnet School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Georgia or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public high school average of 62% (majority Black).

Best Public High Schools in Augusta, GA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Davidson Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
615 12th St
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6924
Grades: 6-12
| 731 students
Rank: #22.
Johnson Magnet
Magnet School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1324 Laney Walker Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6933
Grades: 6-12
| 576 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Augusta Youth Development Campus
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3481 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 792-7521
Grades: 8-12
| 32 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Lighthouse Care Center Of Augusta
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3100 Perimeter Pkwy
Augusta, GA 30909
(706) 651-0005
Grades: 5-11
| 29 students
Rank: #55.
Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3200 Augusta Tech Dr # B
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 823-5580
Grades: 6-12
| 487 students
Rank: #66.
Westside High School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 Patriots Way
Augusta, GA 30907
(706) 868-4030
Grades: 9-12
| 906 students
Rank: #77.
Academy Of Richmond County High School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
910 Russell St
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 737-7152
Grades: 9-12
| 1,096 students
Rank: #88.
Cross Creek High School
(Math: 2% | Reading: 15%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3855 Old Waynesboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 772-8140
Grades: 9-12
| 1,157 students
Rank: #99.
Laney High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1339 Laney Walker Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6900
Grades: 9-12
| 665 students
Rank: #1010.
Josey High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 15th St
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 737-7360
Grades: 9-12
| 692 students
Rank: #1111.
Butler High School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2011 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 796-4959
Grades: 9-12
| 770 students
Rank: #1212.
Glenn Hills High School
(Math: 2% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2840 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 796-4924
Grades: 9-12
| 871 students
Rank: n/an/a
Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center
Alternative School
3485 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 771-7854
Grades: 8-10
| 9 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Augusta, Georgia

Augusta, Georgia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
970 Baker Ave
Augusta, GA 30904
(709) 796-4965
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
3431 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 772-9722
Grades: 8-11
| 26 students
1321 Swanee Quintet Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6922
Grades: PK-8
| 480 students
1001 4th St
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6946
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
320 Kentucky Avenue
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6960
Grades: 6-8
| 385 students
1740 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 796-4965
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2011 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 826-1000
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
2011 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 826-1000
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
1740 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 796-4965
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
510 Eve Street
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 826-1000
Grades: PK-5
| 291 students
2164 Richmond Ave
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 481-1813
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1215 Northwood Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
(706) 737-7266
Grades: PK-5
| 211 students
1740 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 796-4965
Grades: 9-12
| 330 students
2216 Bungalow Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 769-4880
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2160 Mura Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 796-4972
Grades: PK-5
| 391 students
2403 Mount Auburn Ave
Augusta, GA 30904
(706) 737-7272
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
3420 Julia Ave
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 796-4944
Grades: 6-8
| 566 students
3310 Old Louisville Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 796-4952
Grades: PK-5
| 363 students
2534 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 796-4939
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in Augusta, GA?
The top ranked public high schools in Augusta, GA include Davidson Magnet School, Johnson Magnet and Augusta Youth Development Campus.
How many public high schools are located in Augusta, GA?
13 public high schools are located in Augusta, GA.
What is the racial composition of students in Augusta, GA?
Augusta, GA public high schools minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public high schools average of 62% (majority Black).

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