Avg. test scores 68%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 59%

Garden City school information

IndexGarden CityGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores16%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools42,16479,221
Total private schools151524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Garden City are 68% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Garden City
  • 76.9% of people in Garden City have completed 8th grade
  • 74.5% of people in Garden City have completed high school
  • 12.3% of people in Garden City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Garden City

      IndexGarden CityGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade76.9%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school74.5%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college44.2%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.0%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.3%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters2.9%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Garden City, GA School Districts

      • Chatham County School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Garden City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Garden City, GA schools is 16%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Garden City, GA, an average of 76.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wilmington Island, GA15,00565%32%
      Richmond Hill, GA11,50153%7%
      Rincon, GA9,69052%5%
      Whitemarsh Island, GA6,92240%19%
      Georgetown, GA12,62133%33%
      Garden City, GA8,88916%68%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Olmsted Falls, OH8,88987%77%
      Powdersville, SC8,88869%40%
      Merrydale, LA8,88457%15%
      Matawan, NJ8,89453%8%
      Maysville, KY8,88349%1%
      Garden City, GA8,88916%68%
      Source: The Garden City, 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.