Top 10 Best Newton County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 24 public schools serving 20,354 students in Newton County, GA. Newton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Newton County, GA are Newton County Theme School At Ficquett, Walnut Grove Elementary School and Mansfield Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Newton County, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Newton County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Best Newton County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Newton County Theme School At Ficquett
Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2207 Williams St Ne
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 786-2636
Grades: K-8
| 982 students
Rank: #22.
Walnut Grove Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
460 Highway 81 S
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-0023
Grades: PK-5
| 697 students
Rank: #33.
Mansfield Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
45 E Third Ave
Mansfield, GA 30055
(770) 784-2948
Grades: PK-5
| 443 students
Rank: #44.
East Newton Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2286 Dixie Rd
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-2973
Grades: PK-5
| 536 students
Rank: #55.
Eastside High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10245 Eagle Dr
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-2920
Grades: 9-12
| 1,518 students
Rank: #66.
Rocky Plains Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5300 Highway 162 S
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 784-4987
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #77.
Heard-mixon Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
14110 Highway 36
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-2980
Grades: PK-5
| 428 students
Rank: #88.
Oak Hill Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6243 Highway 212
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 385-6906
Grades: PK-5
| 672 students
Rank: #99.
Livingston Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
3657 Highway 81 S
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 784-2930
Grades: PK-5
| 447 students
Rank: #1010.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3325 Fairview Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 784-2959
Grades: PK-5
| 494 students
Rank: #1111.
West Newton Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
13387 Brown Bridge Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 385-6472
Grades: PK-5
| 731 students
Rank: #1212.
Veterans Memorial Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
13357 Brown Bridge Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 385-6893
Grades: 6-8
| 703 students
Rank: #1313.
Live Oak Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Kirkland Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(678) 625-6654
Grades: PK-5
| 1,144 students
Rank: #1414.
Cousins Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8187 Carlton Trl Nw
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 786-7311
Grades: 6-8
| 830 students
Rank: #1515.
Flint Hill Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1300 Airport Road
Oxford, GA 30054
(770) 787-1330
Grades: PK-5
| 1,014 students
Rank: #1616.
Liberty Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5225 Salem Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(678) 625-6617
Grades: 6-8
| 963 students
Rank: #1717.
Alcovy High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
14567 Highway 36
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-4995
Grades: 9-12
| 1,962 students
Rank: #1818.
Indian Creek Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
11051 Covington By Pass Rd
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 385-6453
Grades: 6-8
| 968 students
Rank: #1919.
South Salem Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5335 Salem Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 787-1330
Grades: PK-5
| 894 students
Rank: #2020.
Clements Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
66 Jack Neely Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(770) 784-2934
Grades: 6-8
| 794 students
Rank: #2121.
Newton High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Ram Way
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 787-2250
Grades: 9-12
| 2,429 students
Rank: #2222.
Middle Ridge Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
11649 Covington By Pass Rd
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 385-6463
Grades: PK-5
| 695 students
Rank: #2323.
Porterdale Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
45 Ram Dr
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-2928
Grades: PK-5
| 422 students
Newton College And Career Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
144 Ram Dr
Covington, GA 30014
(678) 625-6769
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Newton County, GA

Newton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
8134 Geiger St Nw
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-9310
Grades: 6-12
| 105 students
2109 Newton Dr Ne
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 467-6600
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2109 Newton Dr
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 787-1330
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
396 Elks Club Road
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 784-9310
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
396 Elks Club Rd
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 783-9310
Grades: 7-11
| n/a students
3135 Newton Dr Ne
Covington, GA 30014
(770) 787-3010
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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