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67%
  • Lost Mountain Middle School
  • 700 Old Mountain Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 945
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
63%
  • Mcclure Middle School
  • 3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,119
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
59%
  • Harrison High School
  • 4500 Due West Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,947
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
58%
  • Chalker Elementary School
  • 325 N Booth Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 668
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
57%
  • Kennesaw Mountain High School
  • 1898 Kennesaw Due West Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,162
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
56%
  • Bullard Elementary School
  • 3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 921
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
49%
  • Kennesaw Charter School
  • 3010 Cobb Pkwy Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 890
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
48%
  • Palmer Middle School
  • 690 N Booth Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,030
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
47%
  • Big Shanty Elementary School
  • 1575 Ben King Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 760
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
45%
  • Lewis Elementary School
  • 4179 Jim Owens Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 704
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
42%
  • Pine Mountain Middle School
  • 2720 Pine Mountain Cir Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 698
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Hayes Elementary School
  • 1501 Kennesaw Due West Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 959
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
15%
  • Devereux Ackerman Academy
  • 1291 Stanley Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: 4 - 12 · Students: 88
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
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  • Kennesaw Elementary School
  • 3155 Jiles Rd Nw, Kennesaw
  • Cobb County
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 671
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Kennesaw school information

IndexKennesawGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores49%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools142,16479,221
Total private schools651524,874
Total post-secondary schools41927,963
The Kennesaw, GA educational system consists of 14 public schools, 6 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Kennesaw public schools have average test scores of 49% which is 39% higher than than the Georgia average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Kennesaw public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.7% have completed high school, 38.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Kennesaw

IndexKennesawGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade89.7%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school88.7%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college70.0%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree46.7%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.0%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.3%1.3%

Kennesaw, GA School Districts

Cobb County School District

There are a total of 14 public schools, 6 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Kennesaw. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kennesaw, GA schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Kennesaw, GA, an average of 89.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Kennesaw schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Kennesaw, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Marietta, GA59,71453%7%
Woodstock, GA27,96452%5%
Acworth, GA21,82448%3%
Powder Springs, GA14,59645%8%
Sandy Springs, GA102,21241%18%
Kennesaw, GA32,66949%0%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rome, NY32,67338%24%
Eastpointe, MI32,64818%63%
Kearney, NE32,70974%51%
Greenville, MS32,61219%62%
St. Charles, IL32,74551%3%
Kennesaw, GA32,66949%0%
Source: The Kennesaw, 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.