Top 10 Best Carroll County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 32 public schools serving 22,406 students in Carroll County, GA (there are 5 private schools, serving 535 private students). 98% of all K-12 students in Carroll County, GA are educated in public schools (compared to the GA state average of 92%).
The top ranked public schools in Carroll County, GA are Central Elementary School, Ithica Elementary School and Roopville Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Carroll County, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Georgia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 40% statewide average). Schools in Carroll County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Carroll County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
175 Primary School Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 832-6466
Grades: PK-5
| 909 students
Rank: #22.
Ithica Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
75 Whitworth Rd
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(678) 840-5101
Grades: PK-5
| 761 students
Rank: #33.
Roopville Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
60 Old Carrollton Rd
Roopville, GA 30170
(770) 854-4421
Grades: PK-5
| 423 students
Rank: #44.
Ephesus Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
24414 Georgia Highway 100
Roopville, GA 30170
(770) 854-4400
Grades: PK-5
| 155 students
Rank: #55.
Providence Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
287 Rainey Rd
Temple, GA 30179
(770) 562-3076
Grades: PK-5
| 484 students
Rank: #66.
Central Middle School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
155 Whooping Creek Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 832-8114
Grades: 6-8
| 975 students
Rank: #77.
Temple Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
95 Otis St
Temple, GA 30179
(770) 562-3076
Grades: PK-5
| 626 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Bowdon Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
223 Kent Ave
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 258-2161
Grades: PK-5
| 657 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Union Elementary School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
206 Highway 101 S
Temple, GA 30179
(770) 443-4191
Grades: PK-5
| 474 students
Rank: #1010.
Bowdon Middle School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
129 N Jonesville Rd
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 258-1778
Grades: 6-8
| 274 students
Rank: #1111.
Central High School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
113 Central High Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 834-3386
Grades: 9-12
| 1,192 students
Rank: #1212.
Whitesburg Elementary School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
868 Main St
Whitesburg, GA 30185
(770) 832-3875
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #1313.
Carrollton High School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
201 Trojan Dr
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 834-7726
Grades: 9-12
| 1,715 students
Rank: #1414.
Carrollton Upper Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
151 Tom Reeves Dr
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 830-0997
Grades: 4-6
| 1,233 students
Rank: #1515.
Mt. Zion High School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
280 Eureka Church Rd
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 834-6654
Grades: 9-12
| 450 students
Rank: #1616.
Villa Rica Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
314 Peachtree St
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(770) 459-5762
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #1717.
Carrollton Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
401 Ben Scott Blvd
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 832-2120
Grades: PK-3
| 1,700 students
Rank: #1818.
Sand Hill Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
45 Sandhill School Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 832-8541
Grades: PK-5
| 701 students
Rank: #1919.
Bowdon High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
504 W College St
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 258-5408
Grades: 9-12
| 395 students
Rank: #2020.
Bay Springs Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
122 Bay Springs Rd
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(770) 459-2098
Grades: 6-8
| 887 students
Rank: #2121.
Temple High School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
589 Sage St
Temple, GA 30179
(770) 562-3218
Grades: 9-12
| 674 students
Rank: #2222.
Villa Rica High School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 Rocky Branch Rd
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(770) 459-5185
Grades: 9-12
| 1,676 students
Rank: #2323.
Sharp Creek Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
115 Old Muse Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 214-8848
Grades: PK-5
| 533 students
Rank: #2424.
Mount Zion Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
260 Eureka Church Rd
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 832-8588
Grades: PK-5
| 679 students
Rank: #2525.
Carrollton Jr. High School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
510 Ben Scott Blvd
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 832-6535
Grades: 7-8
| 847 students
Rank: #2626.
New Georgia Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5800 Mulberry Rock Rd
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(770) 445-3597
Grades: PK-5
| 405 students
Rank: #2727.
Mirror Lake Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2613 Tyson Rd
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(770) 651-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 532 students
Rank: #2828.
Glanton-hindsman Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
118 Glanton St
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(770) 459-4491
Grades: PK-5
| 659 students
Rank: #2929.
Temple Middle School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
275 Rainey Rd
Temple, GA 30179
(770) 562-6001
Grades: 6-8
| 613 students
Rank: #3030.
Mt. Zion Middle School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
132 Mount Zion St
Mount Zion, GA 30150
(770) 834-3389
Grades: 6-8
| 335 students
Rank: #3131.
Villa Rica Middle School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
614 Tumlin Lake Rd
Temple, GA 30179
(770) 459-0407
Grades: 6-8
| 519 students
Rank: #3232.
Kidspeace
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Kidspeace Dr
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 437-7200
Grades: 6-11
| 31 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Carroll County, GA

Carroll County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
423 Alabama St
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 830-6766
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
423 Alabama St
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 830-6766
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
225 East College St
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 258-4403
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Goal Program (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
1075 Newnan Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 830-5012
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
101 Kidspeace Drive
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 437-7200
Grades: 4-12
| 60 students
113 Central High Rd
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 254-5970
Grades: 10-12
| 32 students
225 East College Street
Bowdon, GA 30108
(770) 832-3568
Grades: 9-12
| 64 students
1075 Newnan Highway
Carrollton, GA 30116
(770) 832-8380
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Carroll County, GA?
The top ranked public schools in Carroll County, GA include Central Elementary School, Ithica Elementary School and Roopville Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Carroll County, GA?
32 public schools are located in Carroll County, GA.
What percentage of students in Carroll County, GA go to public school?
98% of all K-12 students in Carroll County, GA are educated in public schools (compared to the GA state average of 92%).
What is the racial composition of students in Carroll County, GA?
Carroll County, GA public schools minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public schools average of 63% (majority Black).

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