Top 10 Best Georgia Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 101 blue ribbon public schools serving 81,780 students in Georgia.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Georgia are Kittredge Magnet School, Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy and Gwinnett School Of Mathematics- Science And Technology. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Georgia blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Georgia Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • 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

    479 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5801 Armour Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-2617

    563 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Gwinnett School Of Mathematics- Science And Technology Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    970 Mcelvaney Ln
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (678) 518-6700

    1,031 student
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Columbus High School Math: 91% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1700 Cherokee Ave
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-2534

    1,286 student
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Daves Creek Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3740 Melody Mizer Ln
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (770) 888-1222

    1,184 student
    Year: 2013, 2019
  • Rank: #66.
    Riverwatch Middle School Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    610 James Burgess Rd
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678) 455-7311

    1,388 student
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #77.
    Wadsworth Magnet School For High Achievers Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3039 Santa Monica Dr
    Decatur, GA 30032
    (678) 874-2402

    147 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Marietta Center For Advanced Academics Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    311 Aviation Rd Se
    Marietta, GA 30060
    (770) 420-0822

    334 students
    Year: 2013, 2019
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Walton High School Charter School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1590 Bill Murdock Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 578-3225

    2,691 students
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #1010.
    Johns Creek Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6205 Old Atlanta Rd
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678) 965-5041

    1,045 student
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #1111.
    Big Creek Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1994 Peachtree Pkwy
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (770) 887-4584

    772 students
    Year: 2011, 2017
  • Rank: #1212.
    Sharon Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3595 Old Atlanta Rd
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (770) 888-7511

    961 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #1313.
    South Forsyth Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4670 Windermere Parkway
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (770) 888-3170

    1,305 student
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #1414.
    Simpson Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4525 E Jones Bridge Rd
    Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
    (770) 417-2400

    889 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #1515.
    Davidson Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    615 12th St
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 823-6924

    808 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #1616.
    Lake Windward Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11770 E Fox Ct
    Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (470) 254-7050

    748 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #1717.
    Brookwood Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2980 Vaughan Dr
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (678) 965-5060

    1,078 student
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #1818.
    Dodgen Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1725 Bill Murdock Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 578-2726

    1,244 student
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #1919.
    Mcintosh High School Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    201 Walt Banks Rd
    Peachtree City, GA 30269
    (770) 631-3232

    1,726 student
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #2020.
    Dickerson Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    855 Woodlawn Dr Ne
    Marietta, GA 30068
    (770) 578-2710

    1,294 student
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #2121.
    Settles Bridge Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    600 James Burgess Rd
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (770) 887-1883

    1,087 student
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Dekalb Early College Academy Math: 90-94% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1701 Mountain Industrial Blvd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-0221

    333 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Mount Bethel Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1210 Johnson Ferry Rd
    Marietta, GA 30068
    (770) 578-7248

    1,117 student
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #2424.
    Hightower Trail Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3905 Post Oak Tritt Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 578-7225

    1,077 student
    Year: 2009
  • Rank: #2525.
    Timber Ridge Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5000 Timber Ridge Rd
    Marietta, GA 30068
    (770) 642-5621

    571 students
    Year: 2011
  • Rank: #2626.
    Heards Ferry Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6151 Powers Ferry Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30339
    (470) 254-6190

    782 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #2727.
    River Trail Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10795 Rogers Cir
    Duluth, GA 30097
    (470) 254-3860

    1,221 student
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #2828.
    Sope Creek Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3320 Paper Mill Rd Se
    Marietta, GA 30067
    (770) 916-7085

    1,171 student
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2929.
    Crabapple Crossing Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12775 Birmingham Hwy
    Alpharetta, GA 30004
    (470) 254-7055

    780 students
    Year: 2012
  • Rank: #3030.
    Murdock Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2320 Murdock Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 509-5071

    1,013 student
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Shakerag Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10885 Rogers Cir
    Duluth, GA 30097
    (470) 254-3880

    693 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Tritt Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4435 Post Oak Tritt Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 642-5630

    895 students
    Year: 2013, 2019
  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Vanderlyn Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1877 Vanderlyn Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 874-9002

    705 students
    Year: 2003
  • Rank: #3434.
    Webb Bridge Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4455 Webb Bridge Rd
    Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (470) 254-2940

    1,195 student
    Year: 2010
  • Rank: #3535.
    Brandon Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30327
    (404) 802-7250

    1,017 student
    Year: 2003
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