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2023 Best School Districts in the Atlanta Area

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  1. #3 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    City Schools of Decatur

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    School District,

    DECATUR, GA,

    31 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Decatur High School has a lot to offer in terms of student involvement in the community. Because City Schools of Decatur has only one high school, students from across the city come together. This....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 9,

    Students: 5,792,

  2. #4 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Fayette County Public Schools

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    School District,

    FAYETTEVILLE, GA,

    147 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We moved to Fayetteville, Georgia from California in March of 2021. We chose our new home, based on the wonderful things we had learned about the schools while researching different areas in....

    Read 147 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 24,

    Students: 19,912,

  3. #6 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Carrollton City Schools

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    School District,

    CARROLLTON, GA,

    53 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I am a junior at Carrollton high school and have been in the school system since pre-k. All of my years in the system have been great. The teachers mostly seem to be involved in the education of....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 4,

    Students: 5,528,

  4. #10 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Gwinnett County Public Schools

    School District,

    LAWRENCEVILLE, GA,

    624 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says What I like about Gwinnett County Schools is the amount of cultural diversity. As a result of the diversity, I was able to participate in a variety of clubs and organizations that encompassed the...Gwinnet County has also attempted to keep the community at large informed with regards to racial relations and educational classes to help educate all on biases.In addition to the diversity, I also enjoy the diverse academic programs offered.Gwinnet County has an excellent STEM program where I have participated as a RISE STEM student since freshman year! Our School in addition to our cluster schools won an award for STEM innovation...The STEM program helps prepare you for the outside world as the classes offer diverse learning styles from hybrid learning to co-op college classes while in high school. I enjoy and appreciate the differences as it makes learning more effective, interesting and enjoyable!.

    Read 624 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 139,

    Students: 177,401,

  5. #13 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Coweta County Schools

    School District,

    NEWNAN, GA,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says In Coweta County. I went to a school that’s not listed. It’s called the Pentecostal Christian Academy. Where u will inherit Christian Character and fulfill the upbringing of God’s kingdom. The....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 28,

    Students: 22,241,

  6. #15 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Marietta City Schools

    School District,

    MARIETTA, GA,

    56 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Marietta City Schools is an excellent school system, particularly their IB program. I've had a fantastic experience as a student taking the IB Diploma program, with plenty of resources and facilities....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 13,

    Students: 8,599,

  7. #17 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Dawson County Schools

    School District,

    DAWSONVILLE, GA,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says The academics in the school offer different teachers for each class giving you an option of different teaching styles. Each teacher cares about the classes stye teach and offer help after class if....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 7,

    Students: 3,693,

  8. #22 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Paulding County Schools

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    School District,

    DALLAS, GA,

    91 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Student can sometimes be a handful but teachers are very supportive. The magnet program is full of very smart, bright and dedicated kids, and receive a great amount of help from their teachers while...are led by magnificent people, the funding and resources are limited, but that does not inhibit the overall experience due to the dedication of the teachers that run those programs. There are a a....

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 33,

    Students: 29,966,

  9. #23 Best School Districts in Atlanta Area.

    Haralson County Schools

    School District,

    BUCHANAN, GA,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My school and the county I live in may be small but we are dedicated to our education. With the high attendance records it has made a way for a higher graduation rate. The staff at the schools have....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 7,

    Students: 3,275,

  10. Pickens County Schools

    School District,

    JASPER, GA,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I would like to see more parent involvement for sure. I would like to see more parents care for how their children behave and conduct themselves (including a care for their own education) in school.....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Schools: 6,

    Students: 4,193,

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