Top 10 Best Walker County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 11,588 students in Walker County, GA (there are 2 private schools, serving 358 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Walker County, GA are educated in public schools (compared to the GA state average of 92%).
The top ranked public schools in Walker County, GA are Fairyland Elementary School, Chickamauga Elementary School and Gordon Lee Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Walker County, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Georgia public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 40% statewide average). Schools in Walker County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Walker County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fairyland Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1306 Lula Lake Rd
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750
(706) 820-1171
Grades: PK-5
| 244 students
Rank: #22.
Chickamauga Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
210 Crescent Ave
Chickamauga, GA 30707
(706) 382-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 545 students
Rank: #33.
Gordon Lee Middle School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 Crescent Ave
Chickamauga, GA 30707
(706) 382-3100
Grades: 6-8
| 294 students
Rank: #44.
Gordon Lee High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
105 Lee Cir
Chickamauga, GA 30707
(706) 382-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 428 students
Rank: #55.
Chattanooga Valley Elementary School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3420 Chattanooga Valley Rd
Flintstone, GA 30725
(706) 820-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 464 students
Rank: #66.
Woodstation Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3404 Colbert Hollow Rd
Rock Spring, GA 30739
(706) 935-6700
Grades: PK-5
| 433 students
Rank: #77.
Chattanooga Valley Middle School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
847 Allgood Rd
Flintstone, GA 30725
(706) 820-0735
Grades: 6-8
| 513 students
Rank: #88.
Saddle Ridge Elementary And Middle School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9858 N Highway 27
Rock Spring, GA 30739
(706) 375-1219
Grades: PK-8
| 641 students
Rank: #99.
Cherokee Ridge Elementary School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2423 Johnson Rd
Chickamauga, GA 30707
(706) 375-9831
Grades: PK-5
| 559 students
Rank: #1010.
Lakeview Middle School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
416 Cross St
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-1040
Grades: 6-8
| 727 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Cloud Springs Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
163 Fernwood Dr
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-6640
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
North Lafayette Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
610 N Duke St
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-1869
Grades: PK-5
| 407 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Rock Spring Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
372 Highway 95
Rock Spring, GA 30739
(706) 764-1383
Grades: PK-5
| 428 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Rossville Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1250 Wilson Rd
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-5901
Grades: PK-5
| 414 students
Rank: #1515.
Lafayette High School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Rambler Dr
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2342
Grades: 9-12
| 1,126 students
Rank: #1616.
Ridgeland High School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2478 Happy Valley Rd
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 820-9361
Grades: 9-12
| 1,267 students
Rank: #1717.
West Side Elementary School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
72 Braves Ln
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-9211
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #1818.
Lafayette Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
419 Roadrunner Blvd
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-6440
Grades: 6-8
| 600 students
Rank: #1919.
Rossville Middle School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
316 Bull Dog Trl
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 820-0638
Grades: 6-8
| 456 students
Rank: #2020.
Stone Creek Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Happy Valley Rd
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-3600
Grades: PK-5
| 431 students
Rank: #2121.
Gilbert Elementary School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
87 S Burnt Mill Rd
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2432
Grades: PK-5
| 501 students
Rank: #2222.
Naomi Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4038 E Highway 136
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2443
Grades: PK-5
| 315 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Walker County, GA

Walker County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
925 Osburn Road
Chickamauga, GA 30707
(706) 638-1240
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Walker County, GA?
The top ranked public schools in Walker County, GA include Fairyland Elementary School, Chickamauga Elementary School and Gordon Lee Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Walker County, GA?
22 public schools are located in Walker County, GA.
What percentage of students in Walker County, GA go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in Walker County, GA are educated in public schools (compared to the GA state average of 92%).
What is the racial composition of students in Walker County, GA?
Walker County, GA public schools minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Georgia public schools average of 63% (majority Black).

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