Top 5 Best Decatur County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,184 students in Decatur County, GA. Decatur County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Decatur County, GA are Jones-wheat Elementary School, John Johnson Elementary School and West Bainbridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Decatur County, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Decatur County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Best Decatur County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jones-wheat Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1400 E Broughton St
Bainbridge, GA 39817
(229) 248-2218
Grades: PK-4
| 484 students
Rank: #22.
John Johnson Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1947 S West St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248-2215
Grades: PK-4
| 371 students
Rank: #33.
West Bainbridge Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
915 Zorn Rd
Bainbridge, GA 39817
(229) 248-2821
Grades: PK-4
| 534 students
Rank: #44.
Bainbridge High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Bearcat Blvd
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248-2230
Grades: 9-12
| 1,484 students
Rank: #55.
Potter Street Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
725 Potter St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248-2253
Grades: PK-4
| 323 students
Rank: #66.
Hutto Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Bainbridge, GA 39817
(229) 248-2224
Grades: 5-6
| 760 students
Rank: #77.
Bainbridge Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 E College St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248-2206
Grades: 7-8
| 708 students
Rank: #88.
New Beginning Learning Center
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 E College St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 243-6827
Grades: 7-12
| 65 students
725 E Louise St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248-2212
Grades: PK-4
| 455 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Decatur County, GA

Decatur County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1301 East College St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248-2230
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
114 Mcgriff Avenue
Attapulgus, GA 39815
(229) 465-3306
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students

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