These links are designed to give you a wide variety of information on schools in Georgia and particularly in the Atlanta area. Included are rankings, demographics, test scores, and a number of other indicators to help you evaluate the quality of education of a given school or school district.
The Ultimate School Guide, made available through the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, gives excellent general information on Public and Private Schools throughout the greater Atlanta area. This link also gives access to a lot of other info put together by the AJC.
The Georgia Department of Education gives comprehensive information on demographics, test scores, rankings, etc. for all the schools in the state of Georgia.
The Governor's Office of Student Achievement (OSA) was put in place in 2000 with a mandate to improve school achievement and school completion. With these goals in mind, the OSA looks at test and demographic data a little differently.
The Georgia School Council Institute provides three different types of reports; Profiles, Test Scores and Similar Schools/Systems.
The Georgia Public Policy Foundation is an independent, public policy think tank. Their goal is to promote excellence in the public arena. They've done much work in education, as well as in other areas of public policy.
The National Center For Education Stats is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations.
SchoolMatters.com is your objective source of school information on elementary, middle and high schools.