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For the 2021 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, Mansfield Elementary School and East Newton 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 30% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Newton County have an average ranking of 5/10, 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).

Top Newton County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Newton County Theme School At Ficquett Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2207 Williams St Ne
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 786-2636

    Grades: K-8 | 982 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mansfield Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    45 E Third Ave
    Mansfield, GA 30055
    (770) 784-2948

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Rank: #33.
    East Newton Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2286 Dixie Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2973

    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Eastside High School Math: 37% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10245 Eagle Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2920

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,518 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Walnut Grove Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    460 Highway 81 S
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-0023

    Grades: PK-5 | 697 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Oak Hill Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6243 Highway 212
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6906

    Grades: PK-5 | 672 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Heard-mixon Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    14110 Highway 36
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2980

    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Rocky Plains Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5300 Highway 162 S
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-4987

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Live Oak Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Kirkland Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678) 625-6654

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,144 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Middle Ridge Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11649 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6463

    Grades: PK-5 | 695 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Cousins Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8187 Carlton Trl Nw
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 786-7311

    Grades: 6-8 | 830 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    South Salem Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5335 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 787-1330

    Grades: PK-5 | 894 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Fairview Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2959

    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Flint Hill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 Airport Road
    Oxford, GA 30054
    (770) 787-1330

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,014 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Alcovy High School Math: 18% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14567 Highway 36
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-4995

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,962 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Indian Creek Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11051 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6453

    Grades: 6-8 | 968 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Livingston Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3657 Highway 81 S
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2930

    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Newton High School Math: 13% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Ram Way
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 787-2250

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,429 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Clements Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    66 Jack Neely Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2934

    Grades: 6-8 | 794 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Liberty Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5225 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678) 625-6617

    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    West Newton Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13387 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6472

    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Veterans Memorial Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13357 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6893

    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Porterdale Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2928

    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Newton College And Career Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    144 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (678) 625-6769

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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