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For the 2021 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 17,941 students in Dalton, GA. Dalton has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Dalton, GA are Brookwood Elementary School, New Hope Middle School and Antioch Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dalton, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Dalton have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Dalton, GA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Brookwood Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    501 Central Ave
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-9202

    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
  • Rank: #22.
    New Hope Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1111 New Hope Rd Nw
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 673-2295

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Antioch Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1819 Riverbend Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-7550

    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Coahulla Creek High School Math: 39% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3361 Crow Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 694-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 981 students
  • Rank: #55.
    North Whitfield Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3264 Cleveland Hwy
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3381

    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
  • Rank: #66.
    New Hope Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1175 New Hope Rd Nw
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 673-3180

    Grades: K-5 | 609 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Westwood Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    708 Trammell St
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-2809

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Beaverdale Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1350 Prater Mill Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 275-4414

    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Varnell Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3900 Cleveland Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 694-3471

    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Dawnville Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1380 Dawnville Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3914

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Dug Gap Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2032 Dug Gap Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 226-3919

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Dalton High School Math: 30% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1500 Manley St
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-8757

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,901 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Park Creek Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1500 Hale Bowen Dr
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 428-7700

    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Pleasant Grove Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2725 Cleveland Hwy
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3920

    Grades: K-5 | 449 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Valley Point Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3796 S Dixie Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 277-9662

    Grades: 6-8 | 435 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Dalton Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1250 Cross Plains Trl
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 428-7800

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,803 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    Southeast Whitfield County High School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1954 Riverbend Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 226-2753

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,413 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Roan Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1116 Roan St
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 226-3225

    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Eastside Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    102 Hill Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-3074

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Valley Point Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3798 S Dixie Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 277-3259

    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Eastbrook Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 Hill Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-6135

    Grades: 6-8 | 688 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    City Park Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    405 School St
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-8859

    Grades: PK-5 | 738 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Cedar Ridge Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    311 Cedar Ridge Rd Se
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 712-8400

    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Blue Ridge Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 S Bogle St
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 260-2700

    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Phoenix High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 Maddox Chapel Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 876-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Morris Innovative High School Math: 5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    104 Fort Hill Ter
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 876-4150

    Grades: 9-12 | 367 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Elbert Shaw Regional Youth Detention Center Alternative School
    2735 Underwood Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 272-2309

    Grades: 10-11 | 2 students
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