Top 10 Best Douglas County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 39 public schools serving 29,628 students in Douglas County, GA (there are 13 private schools, serving 1,620 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in Douglas County, GA are educated in public schools (compared to the GA state average of 92%).
The top ranked public schools in Douglas County, GA are Holly Springs Elementary School, Winston Elementary School and Youth Villages At Inner Harbour. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Douglas County, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Georgia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Douglas County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Douglas County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Holly Springs Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4909 W Chapel Hill Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-4000
Grades: K-5
| 562 students
Rank: #22.
Winston Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13691 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Winston, GA 30187
(770) 651-4700
Grades: K-5
| 325 students
Rank: #33.
Youth Villages At Inner Harbour
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4685 Dorsett Shoals Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 942-2391
Grades: 4-11
| 36 students
Rank: #44.
South Douglas Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8299 Highway 166
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-4500
Grades: K-5
| 532 students
Rank: #55.
Irma C. Austin Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3490 Ridge Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 942-0316
Grades: 6-8
| 783 students
Rank: #66.
Chapel Hill Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3989 Chapel Hill Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-5000
Grades: 6-8
| 1,149 students
Rank: #77.
Fairplay Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8311 Highway 166
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-5300
Grades: 6-8
| 532 students
Rank: #88.
Hal Hutchens Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
586 Clonts Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(678) 838-2683
Grades: PK-5
| 662 students
Rank: #99.
Mason Creek Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3400 Johnston Rd
Winston, GA 30187
(770) 651-4900
Grades: PK-5
| 560 students
Rank: #1010.
Mason Creek Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7777 Mason Creek Rd
Winston, GA 30187
(770) 651-2500
Grades: 6-8
| 861 students
Rank: #1111.
Connie Dugan Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1362 Winn Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 949-5261
Grades: PK-5
| 629 students
Rank: #1212.
Brighten Academy
Charter School
Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5897 Prestley Mill Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 615-3680
Grades: K-8
| 815 students
Rank: #1313.
Chapel Hill Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4433 Coursey Lake Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-3600
Grades: K-5
| 715 students
Rank: #1414.
Douglas County High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8705 Campbellton St
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 651-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,989 students
Rank: #1515.
Yeager Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4000 Kings Hwy
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-5600
Grades: 6-8
| 556 students
Rank: #1616.
Bill Arp Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6550 Alexander Pkwy
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-3200
Grades: K-5
| 602 students
Rank: #1717.
D.e.l.t.a. Steam Academy
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7131 Mount Vernon Rd
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(470) 729-2692
Grades: K-4
| 274 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Alexander High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6500 Alexander Pkwy
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,911 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Dorsett Shoals Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5866 Dorsett Shoals Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-3700
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Beulah Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 S Burnt Hickory Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 651-3300
Grades: K-5
| 439 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Mount Carmel Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2356 Fairburn Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-4200
Grades: K-5
| 431 students
Rank: #2222.
New Manchester Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2242 Old Lower River Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-4400
Grades: PK-5
| 811 students
Rank: #2323.
Arbor Station Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9999 Parkway S
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-3000
Grades: K-5
| 543 students
Rank: #2424.
South Paulding High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1364 Winn Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 949-9221
Grades: 9-12
| 1,922 students
Rank: #2525.
Chapel Hill High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4899 Chapel Hill Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,515 students
Rank: #26 - 2826. - 28.
Chestnut Log Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2544 Pope Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-5100
Grades: 6-8
| 698 students
Rank: #26 - 2826. - 28.
Factory Shoals Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2375 Mount Vernon Rd
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(770) 651-3900
Grades: PK-5
| 638 students
Rank: #26 - 2826. - 28.
North Douglas Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1630 Dorris Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 651-4800
Grades: PK-5
| 544 students
Rank: #2929.
Turner Middle School
Math: 12% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7101 Turner Dr
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(770) 651-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 809 students
Rank: #30 - 3230. - 32.
Annette Winn Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10521 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(770) 651-3100
Grades: K-5
| 327 students
Rank: #30 - 3230. - 32.
Bright Star Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6300 John West Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 651-3400
Grades: K-5
| 441 students
Rank: #30 - 3230. - 32.
Burnett Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8277 Connally Dr
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 651-3500
Grades: PK-5
| 428 students
Rank: #3333.
Factory Shoals Middle School
Math: 11% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3301 Shoals School Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-5800
Grades: 6-8
| 835 students
Rank: #3434.
Lithia Springs Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6946 Florence Dr
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(770) 651-4100
Grades: K-5
| 499 students
Rank: #3535.
New Manchester High School
Math: 10% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4925 Highway 92
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,805 students
Show 4 more public schools in Douglas County, GA (out of 39 total schools)
Loading...
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Douglas County, GA

Douglas County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3991 Chapel Hill Road
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-3600
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4895 Chapel Hill Road
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-6400
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8335 Duralee Lane
Douglasville, GA 30134
(770) 651-5200
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4600 Timber Ridge Dr
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 651-6475
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Douglas County, GA?
The top ranked public schools in Douglas County, GA include Holly Springs Elementary School, Winston Elementary School and Youth Villages At Inner Harbour.
How many public schools are located in Douglas County, GA?
39 public schools are located in Douglas County, GA.
What percentage of students in Douglas County, GA go to public school?
95% of all K-12 students in Douglas County, GA are educated in public schools (compared to the GA state average of 92%).
What is the racial composition of students in Douglas County, GA?
Douglas County, GA public schools minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public schools average of 63% (majority Black).

Recent Articles

Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Learn about how public schools are making their campuses greener through technology investments, policy changes, and eco-friendly student education.
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Public Schools in a Minute
January 27, 2024
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.