Top 5 Best Wayne County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 5,394 students in Wayne County, GA. Wayne County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Wayne County, GA are Odum Elementary School, Screven Elementary School and Bacon Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wayne County, GA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Wayne County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Georgia public schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Best Wayne County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Odum Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 Blue Jay Drive
Odum, GA 31555
(912) 586-2225
Grades: PK-5
| 415 students
Rank: #22.
Screven Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
414 School St
Screven, GA 31560
(912) 579-2261
Grades: PK-5
| 240 students
Rank: #33.
Bacon Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1425 W Orange St
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 427-1077
Grades: PK-5
| 751 students
Rank: #44.
Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1206 N 4th St
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 427-1044
Grades: PK-5
| 567 students
Rank: #55.
Arthur Williams Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1175 S Us Highway 301
Jesup, GA 31546
(912) 427-1025
Grades: 6-8
| 641 students
Rank: #66.
Jesup Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1155 U.s. Hwy 301 South
Jesup, GA 31546
(912) 427-1033
Grades: PK-5
| 735 students
Rank: #77.
Wayne County High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Jacket Dr
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 427-1088
Grades: 9-12
| 1,497 students
Rank: #88.
Martha Puckett Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
475 Durrence Rd
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 427-1061
Grades: 6-8
| 548 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Wayne County, GA

Wayne County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Prek Center (Closed 2011)
Special Education School
420 Cedar St
Jesup, GA 31546
(912) 427-1022
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1365 West Orange Street
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 427-1000
Grades: 6-12
| 53 students
249 Joe Nada Road
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 586-2511
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1355 West Orange Street
Jesup, GA 31545
(912) 427-1088
Grades: 9-12
| 31 students

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