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2022 Best Public Schools in Atlanta

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  1. #35 Best Public High Schools in Georgia.

    Atlanta Classical Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-12,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love Atlanta Classical Academy! The teachers are amazing and the school really prepares you for college. However, If you decide to send your child to this school, make sure they TRULY understand...The downfall of many new students at ACA is that when they enter the school (freshman year for ex.) they tend to expect that the grading system and the rigour of work will be the same as their...One critique I would give the school is that the staff is not diverse. As a POC at ACA, having teachers who look like you and can relate to racial problems that may occur at school is very important.....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 680,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  2. #37 Best Public High Schools in Georgia.

    Grady High School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    9-12,

    425 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Grady is a great school academically! It has good diversity and a lot of the teachers work really hard to help the students succeed. There is a fairly large divide in socio-economic class as well as....

    Read 425 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,473,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  3. #62 Best Public High Schools in Georgia.

    North Atlanta High School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    9-12,

    517 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says It's a pretty good school with Teachers that are willing to work with you as well as lots of opportunities for all sorts of categories, whether it be in terms of sports, extracurriculars, or....

    Read 517 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 2,127,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  4. #194 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Morningside Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-5,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says 4 kids went through morningside. 2 special needs. Covid is hard, but the teachers and administration do well with safety and inclusion. Fifth grade is a great transition space to know if your special....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 949,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  5. #197 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Jackson Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    PK, K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Both my kids went through Jackson, we really enjoyed our experience. Lovely community, great teachers, supportive administration..

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 703,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  6. #202 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Springdale Park Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 780,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  7. #231 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Charles R. Drew Charter School

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    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    PK, K-12,

    48 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I began here in 2nd grade and I've loved it ever since. The teachers are phenomenal and the students are much nicer than those at Decatur High. I'll be graduating in May 2022 and I'm thankful for all....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 997,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  8. #232 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Brandon Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 946,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  9. #99 Best Public Middle Schools in Georgia.

    Inman Middle School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    6-8,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says Inman Is a very good middle school I have learned a lot. There are very good teachers. (Shout out to the best teachers Ms Hughes and Ms Hurt). The bathrooms suck but what do you expect from a public....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,104,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  10. #238 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Lin Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 695,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  11. #240 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School - Elementary Campus

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 393,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  12. #286 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Smith Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Smith is an amazing neighborhood school! Teachers and students are great- families are very involved and the principal is so fun!!.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 908,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  13. #93 Best Public High Schools in Georgia.

    Charles Drew Charter School Junior Academy/Senior Academy

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    6-12,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Charles R Drew Charter School has been interesting. Drew has a different school culture and focuses than most schools. Drew has given me a unique and more technology integrated way....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 886,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  14. #132 Best Public Middle Schools in Georgia.

    Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School - Middle Campus

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    6-8,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 2.5 stars.

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 233,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  15. #140 Best Public Middle Schools in Georgia.

    Sutton Middle School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    6-8,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I Think That Was Great, P.S. I'll Going There To Meet New Friends, Teachers, Staff, And More! I'll Take A School Bus To And From School Every Weekday Just Like In My Elementary School! Because I'll....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,651,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  16. #429 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Rivers Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 764,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  17. #480 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Burgess-Peterson Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    PK, K-5,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 2.5 stars.

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 524,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  18. #509 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Garden Hills Elementary School

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 514,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  19. #519 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Wesley International Academy

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-8,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 805,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  20. #546 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Bolton Academy

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 589,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  21. #193 Best Public High Schools in Georgia.

    Westlake High School

    Fulton County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

    498 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Overall, Westlake is a fantastic school with many educational pathways for its students. I like that it has a magnet track, International Baccalaureate program as well as several career pathway....

    Read 498 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 2,148,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  22. #623 Best Public Elementary Schools in Georgia.

    Westside Atlanta Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 336,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  23. Kindezi

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  24. KIPP Strive Academy

    Atlanta Public Schools, GA,

    5-8,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Kipp Strive Academy is an excellent school. It was the #1 charter school in Georgia last year (2016). That says a lot! It does deserve an A+ rating. This is my granddaughter's 4th and final year,....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 391,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  25. Genesis Innovation Academy For Girls

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-10,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 332,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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