Fayette County School District

210 Stonewall Avenue West
Fayetteville, GA 30214
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Fayette County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 19 public elementary schools serving 13,046 students in Fayette County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public elementary schools in Georgia.
Public Elementary Schools in Fayette County School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Georgia public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 39% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Fayette County School District are Rising Starr Middle School, Braelinn Elementary School and Peeples Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public elementary school average of 64% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
24 Schools
1,850 Schools
# Students
19,941 Students
1,209,485 Students
# Teachers
1,418 Teachers
85,483 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Fayette County School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 220 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#11 out of 221 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fayette County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
52%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayette 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 2020-21 school year data.
60%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayette 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 2020-21 school year data.
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayette County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.70
0.71
# American Indian Students
67 Students
2,440 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,326 Students
53,732 Students
% Asian Students
7%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,684 Students
211,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
18%
# Black Students
5,931 Students
441,630 Students
% Black Students
30%
37%
# White Students
8,696 Students
440,223 Students
% White Students
44%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
25 Students
1,234 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,212 Students
57,626 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
372
45,542
# Students in K Grade:
1,126
120,843
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,215
122,092
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,319
124,141
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,350
125,114
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,401
126,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,388
128,911
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,599
130,871
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,586
133,256
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,690
133,445
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,853
5,572
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,764
5,277
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,665
4,073
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,613
3,529
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,054 is higher than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,207 is higher than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$300 MM
$24,999 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fayette County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$283 MM
$23,473 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayette County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,054
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayette County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,207
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayette County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Fayette County School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rising Starr Middle School
(Math: 73% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
183 Panther Path
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 486-2721
Grades: 6-8
| 944 students
Rank: #22.
Braelinn Elementary School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
975 Robinson Rd
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 631-5410
Grades: K-5
| 544 students
Rank: #33.
Peeples Elementary School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
153 Panther Path
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 486-2734
Grades: PK-5
| 724 students
Rank: #44.
Peachtree City Elementary School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
201 Wisdom Rd
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 631-3250
Grades: PK-5
| 475 students
Rank: #55.
Booth Middle School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
250 S Peachtree Pkwy
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 631-3240
Grades: 6-8
| 1,152 students
Rank: #66.
Kedron Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
200 Kedron Dr
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 486-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 674 students
Rank: #77.
Crabapple Lane Elementary School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
450 Crabapple Ln
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 487-5425
Grades: PK-5
| 586 students
Rank: #88.
Sara Harp Minter Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1650 Highway 85 S
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 716-3910
Grades: PK-5
| 772 students
Rank: #99.
Whitewater Middle School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1533 Highway 85 S
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 460-3450
Grades: 6-8
| 903 students
Rank: #1010.
Inman Elementary School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
677 Inman Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 460-3565
Grades: PK-5
| 632 students
Rank: #1111.
Oak Grove Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Log House Rd.
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 631-3260
Grades: PK-5
| 489 students
Rank: #1212.
Huddleston Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Mcintosh Trl
Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 631-3255
Grades: PK-5
| 590 students
Rank: #1313.
Robert J. Burch Elementary School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
330 Jenkins Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290
(770) 969-2820
Grades: PK-5
| 558 students
Rank: #1414.
Flat Rock Middle School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
325 Jenkins Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290
(770) 969-2830
Grades: 6-8
| 903 students
Rank: #1515.
Spring Hill Elementary School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Bradford Sq
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 460-3432
Grades: PK-5
| 643 students
Rank: #1616.
Cleveland Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
190 Lester Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 716-3905
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students
Rank: #1717.
Bennett's Mill Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
210 Lester Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 716-3982
Grades: 6-8
| 973 students
Rank: #1818.
North Fayette Elementary School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
609 Kenwood Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30214
(770) 460-3570
Grades: PK-5
| 583 students
Rank: #1919.
Fayetteville Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
490 Hood Ave
Fayetteville, GA 30214
(770) 460-3560
Grades: PK-5
| 471 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 24 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 19,941 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 90% (Top 50% in GA)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 52% (Top 10%)
  • : 60% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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