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According to Niche.com, using information from the U.S. Department of Education, the FBI, parent reviews, along with other data released their list of safe schools. The top 25 safest schools in Georgia area schools include mostly metro area schools. Buford City Schools was in the top spot, followed by Camden County Schools in coastal Georgia.

The ranking are based on data making up 50 percent from parent and student surveys on health and safety. Student absenteeism, suspensions, and expulsions were factored into the Niche rankings, as well as the percentage of students committed to law enforcement and school-related arrests.

Below is a list of the top 25 safest school districts in Georgia:

  1. Buford City Schools, Buford
  2. Camden County Schools, Kingsland
  3. Dalton City Schools, Dalton
  4. Madison County Schools, Danielsville
  5. Atlanta Area School for the Deaf, Clarkston
  6. Calhoun City Schools, Calhoun
  7. Marion County Schools, Buena Vista
  8. Georgia School for the Deaf, Cave Spring
  9. Fannin County Schools, Blue Ridge
  10. Georgia Academy for the Blind, Macon
  11. Rome City Schools, Rome
  12. Habersham County Schools, Clarkesville
  13. Trion City Schools, Trion
  14. Mitchell County Schools, Camilla
  15. Tift County Schools, Tifton
  16. Marietta City Schools, Marietta
  17. Bremen City Schools, Bremen
  18. Bacon County Schools, Alma
  19. Decatur City Schools, Decatur
  20. Hall County Schools, Gainesville
  21. Gordon County Schools, Calhoun
  22. Liberty County Schools, Hinesville
  23. Berrien County Schools, Nashville
  24. Cartersville City Schools, Cartersville
  25. Monroe County Schools, Forsyth

Click here to see the full list from Niche.com.

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Jeremy Spencer
Jeremy Spencer grew up in rural South Georgia and has served as a healthcare provider, high school science teacher, school administrator, and state education official. Jeremy is currently the market and content manager for All on Georgia-Camden and Glynn Counties. Jeremy’s focus is local news, statewide education issues, and statewide political commentary for the All on Georgia News Network. Jeremy has served as an education policy analyst for local legislators and state education leaders as well as a campaign strategist for local and statewide political campaigns. Jeremy holds degrees in science and education from the University of Georgia, Piedmont College, and Valdosta State University. Jeremy has lived in Camden County for over 17 years.


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