GEORGIA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
SchoolsK-12.com is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Georgia schools, but understands that choosing the right Georgia neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, Schoolsk-12.com can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Georgia school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.
ABOUT Georgia SCHOOLS
Georgia schools boast a total statewide student population of 1,655,528 attending 2,431 schools in 197 public school districts and 706 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Georgia public schools spend an average of $6,785 per student each year. That ranks Georgia schools number 33 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Georgia public schools average a student teacher ratio of 13:1. Georgia private schools average 8:1. Also, high schools in Georgia average a student body population of 1,151, while Georgia middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 741 and 560 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.