Education

Public Schools

Peachtree City students enjoy the benefits of the Fayette County School System, consistently ranked among the top in the State of Georgia. Comprised of 27 schools, including one Evening High School and one Alternative School, the system has over 21,000 students enrolled.

Recognized as one the leading school systems in Georgia, Fayette County schools have the highest SAT, CRCT, and ITBS scores in the state. The Fayette County Board of Education states that two of their main goals are to improve academic achievement and to serve as strong positive role models for students. Two schools have obtained the National Blue Ribbon School distinction; many have earned the School of Excellence distinction. Some strong points of the system are their strong academics, excellent community support, small class size, the lifestyle advantage, staff development opportunities and the wide array of extra curricular activities available to students.

Schools In The County

2019 Average SAT Scores

McIntosh High School: 1219
Sandy Creek High School: 1082
Starr's Mill High School: 1179
Fayette Co. System: 1140
State Average: 1048
National Average: 1039

2019 Graduation Rates

McIntosh High School: 93.8%
Sandy Creek High School: 84.4%
Starr's Mill High School: 96.3%
Fayette County System: 91.3%
State Average: 83.3%
National Average: 93% (2017 data)

Higher Education

Peachtree City also has several colleges and universities within an hour's commute:

Area Private Schools

Preschool, Child Care, After School