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For the 2021 school year, there are 35 public schools serving 26,441 students in Douglas County School District. Douglas County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Douglas County School District are Holly Springs Elementary School, South Douglas Elementary School and Mason Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Douglas County School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameDouglas County School District
School District Phone Number(770) 920-4000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools35 Schools2,308 Schools
# of Students26,441 Students1,769,210 Students
# of Teachers1,651 Teachers114,273 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Douglas County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 212 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#103 out of 213 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Douglas County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Douglas County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Douglas County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.630.69
# of American Indian Students36 Students3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students332 Students72,418 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students4,225 Students275,620 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
15%
# of Black Students14,121 Students648,963 Students
% Black Students
53%
37%
# of White Students6,487 Students701,418 Students
% White Students
25%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students56 Students1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,184 Students64,620 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:16847,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,771126,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,819128,341
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,834130,157
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,026136,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,015138,416
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,062139,307
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,121135,314
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,068132,875
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,039132,423
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,238147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,182135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,126123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,972115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,991 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,452 is less than the state median of $11,705. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$291 MM$36 MM
This chart display total revenue of Douglas County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$276 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Douglas County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,991$11,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Douglas County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,452$11,705
This chart display average spending per public school student in Douglas County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Douglas County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Holly Springs Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4909 W Chapel Hill Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
  • Rank: #22.
    South Douglas Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8299 Highway 166
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-4500

    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mason Creek Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3400 Johnston Rd
    Winston, GA 30187
    (770) 651-4900

    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Brighten Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5897 Prestley Mill Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 615-3680

    Grades: K-8 | 779 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mirror Lake Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2613 Tyson Rd
    Villa Rica, GA 30180
    (770) 651-4300

    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Fairplay Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8311 Highway 166
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5300

    Grades: 6-8 | 491 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Chapel Hill Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3989 Chapel Hill Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5000

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,181 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Winston Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7465 Highway 78
    Winston, GA 30187
    (770) 651-4700

    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Alexander High School Math: 37% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6500 Alexander Pkwy
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,891 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Arbor Station Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9999 Parkway S
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-3000

    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Mason Creek Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7777 Mason Creek Road
    Winston, GA 30187
    (770) 651-2500

    Grades: 6-8 | 855 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Chapel Hill High School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4899 Chapel Hill Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,417 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Annette Winn Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3536 Veterans Memorial Hwy
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-3100

    Grades: K-5 | 441 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Chapel Hill Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4433 Coursey Lake Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 754 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Dorsett Shoals Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5866 Dorsett Shoals Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-3700

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Douglas County High School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    8705 Campbellton St
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-6500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,959 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    Bright Star Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6300 John West Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-3400

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Lithia Springs Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6946 Florence Dr
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-4100

    Grades: K-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Beulah Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1150 S Burnt Hickory Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-3300

    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Yeager Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4000 Kings Hwy
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5600

    Grades: 6-8 | 544 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Bill Arp Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6550 Alexander Pkwy
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 666 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    New Manchester Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2242 Old Lower River Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-4400

    Grades: PK-5 | 885 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Eastside Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8266 Connally Dr
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Factory Shoals Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3301 Shoals School Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5800

    Grades: 6-8 | 870 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Mount Carmel Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2356 Fairburn Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 461 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Chestnut Log Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2544 Pope Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5100

    Grades: 6-8 | 693 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Factory Shoals Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2375 Mount Vernon Rd
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-3900

    Grades: PK-5 | 708 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Turner Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7101 Turner Dr
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-5500

    Grades: 6-8 | 800 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Lithia Springs Comprehensive High School Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2520 E County Line Rd
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,582 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    New Manchester High School Math: 22% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4925 Highway 92/166
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-2700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,630 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Sweetwater Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2505 E County Line Rd
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-4600

    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Burnett Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8277 Connally Dr
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-3500

    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    North Douglas Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1630 Dorris Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Stewart Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8138 Malone St
    Douglasville, GA 30134
    (770) 651-5400

    Grades: 6-8 | 575 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Youth Villages At Inner Harbour Special Education School
    4685 Dorsett Shoals Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 942-2391

    Grades: 2-12 | 58 students
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