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Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 111%

Alpharetta school information

IndexAlpharettaGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores60%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools222,16479,221
Total private schools1351524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Alpharetta are 22% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 22 public schools in Alpharetta
  • 96.0% of people in Alpharetta have completed 8th grade
  • 95.8% of people in Alpharetta have completed high school
  • 64.1% of people in Alpharetta have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Alpharetta

      IndexAlpharettaGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade96.0%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school95.8%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college86.5%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree70.5%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors64.1%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters26.3%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.4%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.3%1.3%

      Alpharetta, GA School Districts

      • Fulton County School District
      • Forsyth County School District

      There are a total of 22 public schools, 13 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alpharetta. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alpharetta, GA schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Alpharetta, GA, an average of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Johns Creek, GA82,93074%51%
      Suwanee, GA18,00169%40%
      Milton, GA36,75566%35%
      Cumming, GA5,74066%34%
      Dunwoody, GA48,12860%23%
      Alpharetta, GA63,01360%22%

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      Alpharetta, GA63,01360%22%
      Source: The Alpharetta, GA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.