Avg. test scores 38%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 100%
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Sandy Springs school information

IndexSandy SpringsGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores30%42%48%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a2,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Sandy Springs are 38% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Sandy Springs
  • 93.5% of people in Sandy Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 93.2% of people in Sandy Springs have completed high school
  • 60.7% of people in Sandy Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      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 30%. 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.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Milton, GA36,75582%70.9%
      Johns Creek, GA82,93078%61.1%
      Alpharetta, GA63,01372%50.4%
      Dunwoody, GA48,12868%42.0%
      Duluth, GA28,68161%27.1%
      Sandy Springs, GA102,21230%37.7%

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      Davenport, IA102,30553%10.3%
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      Tyler, TX101,94641%15.0%
      Lakeland, FL102,71453%9.2%
      Spring Hill, FL102,92959%22.5%
      Sandy Springs, GA102,21230%37.7%
      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.