Fayetteville school information

Average Test Scores49%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools172,16479,221
Total private schools651524,874
Total post-secondary schools11927,963
The Fayetteville, GA educational system consists of 17 public schools, 6 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Fayetteville public schools have average test scores of 49% which is 38% higher than than the Georgia average and 1% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fayetteville public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.7% have completed high school, 40.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Fayetteville are 1% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 17 public schools in Fayetteville.
  • 91.4% of people in Fayetteville have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.7% of people in Fayetteville have completed high school.
  • 40.2% of people in Fayetteville have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Fayetteville

Completed 8th grade91.4%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school90.7%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college69.1%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree46.1%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors40.2%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.5%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Fayetteville (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Peachtree City, GA34,98867%36%
Sharpsburg, GA57448%3%
Senoia, GA3,88942%15%
Tyrone, GA7,12141%17%
Stockbridge, GA27,69235%28%
Fayetteville, GA16,78049%1%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mount Vernon, OH16,77779%61%
Welby, CO16,77114%71%
Artesia, CA16,78941%17%
Fairview Heights, IL16,79327%45%
Country Club Hills, IL16,79419%61%
Fayetteville, GA16,78049%1%
Source: The Fayetteville, 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.