Top 10 Best Gainesville Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 31 public schools serving 25,666 students in Gainesville, GA. Gainesville has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Gainesville, GA are Mount Vernon Elementary School, Chestatee Elementary School and Lanier Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Gainesville, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Gainesville 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 Hispanic), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Best Gainesville, GA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mount Vernon Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4844 Jim Hood Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 983-1759
Grades: PK-5
| 645 students
Rank: #22.
Chestatee Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6945 Keith Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 887-2341
Grades: PK-5
| 992 students
Rank: #33.
Lanier Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
4782 Thompson Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 532-8781
Grades: PK-5
| 483 students
Rank: #44.
Wauka Mountain Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
5850 Brookton Lula Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 983-3221
Grades: PK-5
| 598 students
Rank: #55.
North Hall Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4856 Rilla Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 983-9749
Grades: 6-8
| 853 students
Rank: #66.
North Hall High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4885 Mount Vernon Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 983-7331
Grades: 9-12
| 1,156 students
Rank: #77.
Sardis Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2805 Sardis Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 532-0104
Grades: PK-5
| 669 students
Rank: #88.
Riverbend Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1742 Cleveland Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 534-4141
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #99.
Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy
Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1340 Enota Ave Ne
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 532-7711
Grades: K-5
| 659 students
Rank: #1010.
Mcever Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3265 Montgomery Dr
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 534-7473
Grades: PK-5
| 517 students
Rank: #1111.
Tadmore Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3278 Gillsville Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 536-9929
Grades: PK-5
| 564 students
Rank: #1212.
Chestatee High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3005 Sardis Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 532-1162
Grades: 9-12
| 1,378 students
Rank: #1313.
Chestatee Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2740 Fran Mar Dr
Gainesville, GA 30506
(770) 297-6270
Grades: 6-8
| 1,026 students
Rank: #1414.
Mundy Mill Academy
Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4260 Mundy Mill Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 534-0671
Grades: PK-5
| 448 students
Rank: #1515.
East Hall High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3534 E Hall Rd
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 536-9921
Grades: 9-12
| 1,260 students
Rank: #1616.
Gainesville High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
830 Century Pl
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 536-4441
Grades: 9-12
| 2,125 students
Rank: #1717.
Johnson High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3305 Poplar Springs Rd
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 536-2394
Grades: 9-12
| 1,589 students
Rank: #1818.
East Hall Middle School
Math: 39% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4120 E Hall Rd
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 531-9457
Grades: 6-8
| 992 students
Rank: #1919.
Centennial Arts Academy
Math: 37% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
852 Century Pl
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 287-2044
Grades: K-5
| 831 students
Rank: #2020.
Gainesville Exploration Academy
Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1145 Mcever Rd
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 287-1223
Grades: K-5
| 755 students
Rank: #2121.
White Sulphur Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2480 Old Cornelia Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 532-0945
Grades: PK-5
| 514 students
Rank: #2222.
Myers Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2676 Candler Rd
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 536-0814
Grades: PK-5
| 664 students
Rank: #2323.
Gainesville Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1581 Community Way
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 534-4237
Grades: 6-8
| 1,726 students
Rank: #2424.
New Holland Core Knowledge Academy
Math: 29% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Barn St
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 287-1095
Grades: PK-5
| 958 students
Rank: #2525.
Sugar Hill Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3259 Athens Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 503-1749
Grades: PK-5
| 679 students
Rank: #2626.
Lyman Hall Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2150 Memorial Park Dr
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 534-7044
Grades: PK-5
| 760 students
Rank: #2727.
Chicopee Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2029 Calvary Church Rd
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 536-2075
Grades: PK-5
| 727 students
Rank: #2828.
Fair Street International Baccalaureate World School
Math: 15% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
695 Fair St
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 536-5295
Grades: K-5
| 467 students
Rank: #2929.
Lanier Career Academy
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2723 Tumbling Creek Rd
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 531-2330
Grades: 6-12
| 284 students
Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center
Alternative School
450 Crescent Dr
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 535-5457
Grades: 8-10
| 12 students
3215 Poplar Springs Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 532-4416
Grades: 6-8
| 919 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Gainesville, Georgia

Gainesville, Georgia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1040 Elephant Trl
Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 287-2021
Grades: 9-12
| 65 students
1300a Athens St
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 532-9981
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2723 Tumbling Creek Rd
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 531-2330
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2029 Calvary Church Road
Gainesville, GA 30505
(770) 536-2057
Grades: PK-5
| 491 students
3131 R. W. Johnson Drive
Gainesville, GA 30507
(770) 531-2330
Grades: 9-12
| 138 students
6th St
Gainesville, GA 30504
(770) 534-3939
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students

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