Top 10 Best Clayton County Public Middle Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 15 public middle schools serving 11,511 students in Clayton County, GA.
The top ranked public middle schools in Clayton County, GA are Elite Scholars School, M. D. Roberts Middle School and Babb Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clayton County, GA public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Georgia public middle school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 23% (versus the 39% statewide average). Middle schools in Clayton County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public middle school average of 64% (majority Black).

Best Public Middle Schools in Clayton County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Elite Scholars School
(Math: 86% | Reading: 92%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7923 Fielder Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 472-2823
Grades: 6-12
| 684 students
Rank: #22.
M. D. Roberts Middle School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1905 Walt Stephens Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(678) 479-0100
Grades: 6-8
| 877 students
Rank: #33.
Babb Middle School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5500 Reynolds Rd
Forest Park, GA 30297
(404) 362-3880
Grades: 6-8
| 904 students
Rank: #44.
Morrow Middle School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5934 Trammell Rd
Morrow, GA 30260
(770) 473-2700
Grades: 6-8
| 885 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Kendrick Middle School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 22%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7971 Kendrick Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
(770) 472-8400
Grades: 6-8
| 743 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Rex Mill Middle School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 22%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6380 Evans Dr
Rex, GA 30273
(770) 960-6559
Grades: 6-8
| 1,064 students
Rank: #77.
Mundys Mill Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1251 Mundys Mill Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
(770) 473-2880
Grades: 6-8
| 732 students
Rank: #88.
7 Pillars Career Academy
Charter School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4234 Hendrix Dr
Forest Park, GA 30297
(770) 954-5306
Grades: 6-8
| 127 students
Rank: #99.
Sequoyah Middle School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
95 Valley Hill Rd Sw
Riverdale, GA 30274
(770) 515-7524
Grades: 6-8
| 866 students
Rank: #1010.
Riverdale Middle School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Roberts Dr
Riverdale, GA 30274
(770) 994-4045
Grades: 6-8
| 693 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Adamson Middle School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3187 Rex Rd
Rex, GA 30273
(770) 968-2925
Grades: 6-8
| 593 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Pointe South Middle School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
8495 Thomas Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
(770) 473-2890
Grades: 6-8
| 811 students
Rank: #1313.
Jonesboro Middle School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 15%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1308 Arnold St
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(678) 610-4331
Grades: 6-8
| 970 students
Rank: #1414.
Forest Park Middle School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
930 Finley Dr
Forest Park, GA 30297
(404) 362-3840
Grades: 6-8
| 680 students
Rank: #1515.
Perry Career - Eula Wilburn Ponds Perry Center For
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
137 Spring St
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 515-7601
Grades: 8-12
| 882 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Clayton County, GA

Clayton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1098 5th Ave
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 473-2865
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
137 Spring St
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 515-7601
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Flint River School (Closed 2011)
Special Education School
9540 Tara Blvd
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 472-8473
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4475 Hendrix Dr
Forest Park, GA 30297
(404) 362-3835
Grades: 5
| 27 students
8009 Carlton Rd
Riverdale, GA 30296
(770) 909-6697
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
5277 Ash Street
Forest Park, GA 30050
(404) 362-2000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
5277 Ash St
Forest Park, GA 30297
(404) 362-2000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Worktec (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
221 Stockbridge Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 473-2840
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public middle schools in Clayton County, GA?
The top ranked public middle schools in Clayton County, GA include Elite Scholars School, M. D. Roberts Middle School and Babb Middle School.
How many public middle schools are located in Clayton County, GA?
15 public middle schools are located in Clayton County, GA.
What is the racial composition of students in Clayton County, GA?
Clayton County, GA public middle schools minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public middle schools average of 64% (majority Black).

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