Fulton County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 107 public schools serving 95,534 students in Fulton County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Fulton County School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Fulton County School District are Northview High School, River Trail Middle School and Cambridge High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Fulton County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Fulton County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
107 Schools
2,292 Schools
# Students
95,534 Students
1,760,446 Students
# Teachers
6,137 Teachers
113,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Fulton County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 211 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#34 out of 213 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fulton County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fulton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fulton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fulton County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.71
0.69
# American Indian Students
103 Students
3,424 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
10,707 Students
72,284 Students
% Asian Students
11%
4%
# Hispanic Students
14,584 Students
274,200 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
15%
# Black Students
40,116 Students
644,823 Students
% Black Students
42%
37%
# White Students
27,251 Students
699,527 Students
% White Students
29%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
53 Students
1,837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,720 Students
64,316 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
2,086
47,341
# Students in K Grade:
6,497
125,814
# Students in 1st Grade:
6,620
127,621
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6,852
129,422
# Students in 3rd Grade:
7,145
135,456
# Students in 4th Grade:
7,072
137,809
# Students in 5th Grade:
7,443
138,417
# Students in 6th Grade:
7,301
134,456
# Students in 7th Grade:
7,045
132,547
# Students in 8th Grade:
7,284
132,085
# Students in 9th Grade:
8,109
147,248
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,611
134,824
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,433
122,538
# Students in 12th Grade:
7,036
114,868
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,632 is higher than the state median of $12,490. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,797 is higher than the state median of $12,099. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$1,302 MM
$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fulton County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$1,223 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Fulton County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,632
$12,490
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fulton County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,797
$12,099
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fulton County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Fulton County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northview High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10625 Parsons Rd
Duluth, GA 30097
(470) 254-3828
Grades: 9-12
| 1,801 students
Rank: #22.
River Trail Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10795 Rogers Cir
Duluth, GA 30097
(470) 254-3860
Grades: 6-8
| 1,221 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Cambridge High School
Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2845 Bethany Bnd
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-2883
Grades: 9-12
| 1,984 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Heards Ferry Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6151 Powers Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30339
(470) 254-6190
Grades: PK-5
| 782 students
Rank: #55.
Findley Oaks Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5880 Findley Chase Dr
Duluth, GA 30097
(470) 254-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 644 students
Rank: #66.
State Bridge Crossing Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5530 State Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-3850
Grades: PK-5
| 772 students
Rank: #77.
Crabapple Crossing Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12775 Birmingham Hwy
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-7055
Grades: PK-5
| 780 students
Rank: #88.
Creek View Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3995 Webb Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30005
(470) 254-2932
Grades: K-5
| 900 students
Rank: #99.
Birmingham Falls Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
14865 Birmingham Hwy
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-2820
Grades: PK-5
| 741 students
Rank: #1010.
Webb Bridge Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4455 Webb Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30005
(470) 254-2940
Grades: 6-8
| 1,195 students
Rank: #1111.
Sweet Apple Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
12025 Etris Rd
Roswell, GA 30075
(470) 254-3310
Grades: PK-5
| 769 students
Rank: #1212.
Wilson Creek Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6115 Wilson Rd
Duluth, GA 30097
(470) 254-3811
Grades: PK-5
| 838 students
Rank: #1313.
Shakerag Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10885 Rogers Cir
Duluth, GA 30097
(470) 254-3880
Grades: PK-5
| 693 students
Rank: #1414.
Lake Windward Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11770 E Fox Ct
Alpharetta, GA 30005
(470) 254-7050
Grades: PK-5
| 748 students
Rank: #1515.
Autrey Mill Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
4110 Old Alabama Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-7622
Grades: 6-8
| 1,448 students
Rank: #1616.
Barnwell Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9425 Barnwell Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-4960
Grades: PK-5
| 763 students
Rank: #1717.
Chattahoochee High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5230 Taylor Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,966 students
Rank: #1818.
Dolvin Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10495 Jones Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-7020
Grades: K-5
| 842 students
Rank: #1919.
Alpharetta High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3595 Webb Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30005
(470) 254-7640
Grades: 9-12
| 2,233 students
Rank: #2020.
Mountain Park Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11895 Mountain Park Rd
Roswell, GA 30075
(470) 254-4530
Grades: PK-5
| 787 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Abbotts Hill Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5575 Abbotts Bridge Rd
Duluth, GA 30097
(470) 254-2860
Grades: K-5
| 632 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Medlock Bridge Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10215 Medlock Bridge Pkwy
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-2980
Grades: PK-5
| 639 students
Rank: #2323.
Taylor Road Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
5150 Taylor Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-7090
Grades: 6-8
| 1,336 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Johns Creek High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5575 State Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-2138
Grades: 9-12
| 2,142 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Milton High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
13025 Birmingham Hwy
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,382 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Summit Hill Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13855 Providence Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-2830
Grades: PK-5
| 702 students
Rank: #2727.
Northwestern Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12805 Birmingham Hwy
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-2870
Grades: 6-8
| 1,314 students
Rank: #2828.
Ocee Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4375 Kimball Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-2960
Grades: PK-5
| 713 students
Rank: #2929.
Alpharetta Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
192 Mayfield Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30009
(470) 254-7015
Grades: PK-5
| 550 students
Rank: #3030.
Spalding Drive Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
130 W Spalding Dr
Atlanta, GA 30328
(470) 254-5880
Grades: PK-5
| 426 students
Rank: #3131.
New Prospect Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3055 Kimball Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(470) 254-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 575 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Cogburn Woods Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13080 Cogburn Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(470) 254-2845
Grades: PK-5
| 879 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Northwood Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10200 Wooten Rd
Roswell, GA 30076
(470) 254-6390
Grades: PK-5
| 717 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Roswell North Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10525 Woodstock Rd
Roswell, GA 30075
(470) 254-6320
Grades: PK-5
| 898 students
Rank: #3535.
Fulton Academy Of Science And Technology
Charter School
Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11365 Crabapple Rd
Roswell, GA 30075
(678) 321-1100
Grades: K-7
| 557 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Fulton County
  • 786 Cleveland Avenue. SW, Atlanta, GA, 30315
  • (404) 763-6890
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 95,534 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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