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80%
  • Heards Ferry Elementary School
  • 6151 Powers Ferry Rd, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 698
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
56%
  • Spalding Drive Elementary
  • 130 W Spalding Dr Ne, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 472
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
46%
  • Woodland Elementary School
  • 1130 Spalding Dr, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 907
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
42%
  • High Point Elementary School
  • 520 Greenland Rd, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 794
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
39%
  • Ridgeview Charter School
  • 5340 Trimble Rd Ne, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,107
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
38%
  • North Springs High School
  • 7447 Roswell Rd Ne, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,653
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
35%
  • Dunwoody Springs Elementary School
  • 8100 Roberts Dr, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 677
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
35%
  • Sandy Springs Middle School
  • 8750 Colonel Dr, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 920
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
33%
  • Ison Springs Elementary School
  • 8261 Ison Road, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 788
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
23%
  • Riverwood International Charter School
  • 5900 Heards Dr Nw, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
21%
  • Lake Forest Elementary
  • 5920 Sandy Springs Cir, Sandy Springs
  • Fulton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 981
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Sandy Springs school information

IndexSandy SpringsGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores41%35%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a2,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
The Sandy Springs, GA educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Sandy Springs public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 15% higher than than the Georgia average and 18% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sandy Springs public schools is n/a, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.2% have completed high school, 60.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sandy Springs

IndexSandy SpringsGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade93.5%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school93.2%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college81.0%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree66.0%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors60.7%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters23.5%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.1%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.3%1.3%

Sandy Springs, GA School Districts

Fulton County School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Sandy Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sandy Springs, GA schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Sandy Springs, GA, an average of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sandy Springs 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 Sandy Springs, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Johns Creek, GA82,93074%51%
Milton, GA36,75566%35%
Dunwoody, GA48,12860%23%
Alpharetta, GA63,01360%22%
Roswell, GA93,96853%8%
Sandy Springs, GA102,21241%18%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
San Mateo, CA102,22450%2%
Clovis, CA102,14851%5%
Davenport, IA102,30562%26%
Lewisville, TX102,32766%34%
Rialto, CA102,41824%51%
Sandy Springs, GA102,21241%18%
Source: The Sandy Springs, 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.
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