Top 10 Best Valdosta Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 17,076 students in Valdosta, GA. Valdosta has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Valdosta, GA are Pine Grove Middle School, Westside Elementary School and Clyattville Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Valdosta, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Valdosta have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Best Valdosta, GA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pine Grove Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4159 River Rd
Valdosta, GA 31605
(229) 219-3234
Grades: 6-8
| 764 students
Rank: #22.
Westside Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2470 James Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 245-2289
Grades: PK-5
| 921 students
Rank: #33.
Clyattville Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5386 Madison Hwy
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 316-8602
Grades: PK-5
| 668 students
Rank: #44.
Pine Grove Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
4175 River Rd
Valdosta, GA 31605
(229) 245-2297
Grades: PK-5
| 777 students
Rank: #55.
Dewar Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3539 Mount Zion Church Rd
Valdosta, GA 31605
(229) 219-1370
Grades: PK-5
| 745 students
Rank: #66.
Moulton-branch Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5725 Inner Perimeter Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 245-2294
Grades: PK-5
| 618 students
Rank: #77.
Lowndes High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1606 Norman Dr
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 245-2260
Grades: 9-12
| 2,865 students
Rank: #88.
Lowndes Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2379 Copeland Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 245-2280
Grades: 6-8
| 836 students
Rank: #99.
Sallas Mahone Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3686 Lake Laurie Dr
Valdosta, GA 31605
(229) 333-8530
Grades: PK-5
| 1,155 students
Rank: #1010.
Valdosta Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
110 Burton St
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8555
Grades: 6-8
| 1,063 students
Rank: #1111.
Scintilla Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2171 E Park Ave
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 560-5334
Grades: K-5
| 499 students
Rank: #1212.
Valdosta High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3101 N Forrest St
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8540
Grades: 9-12
| 2,117 students
Rank: #1313.
S.l. Mason Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
821 W Gordon St
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 333-8525
Grades: PK-5
| 919 students
Rank: #1414.
W.g. Nunn Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1610 Lakeland Ave
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8515
Grades: PK-5
| 1,087 students
Rank: #1515.
Newbern Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2015 E Park Ave
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8566
Grades: 6-8
| 843 students
Rank: #1616.
Pinevale Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
930 Lake Park Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 333-8535
Grades: PK-5
| 593 students
Rank: #1717.
J. L. Lomax Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 Howell Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 333-8520
Grades: PK-5
| 606 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Valdosta, Georgia

Valdosta, Georgia Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2462 James Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(912) 333-5227
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1605 Azalea Drive
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8525
Grades: K-3
| 649 students
1500 Lankford Drive
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 245-2289
Grades: PK-5
| 407 students
930 Lake Park Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 333-8597
Grades: 6-12
| 218 students
104 East Force Street
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 333-8597
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1605 Azalea Dr
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8500
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
813 West Gordon Street
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 333-8570
Grades: 4-5
| 593 students
2470 James Road
Valdosta, GA 31601
(229) 245-2250
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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