City Schools of Decatur dominates Niche.com rankings for 2017

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt November 18, 2016
Oakhurst Elementary mascot Oakie does a little dance. Source: City Schools of Decatur Facebook page

Oakhurst Elementary mascot Oakie does a little dance. Source: City Schools of Decatur Facebook page

Niche.com, a review and ranking site that compiles “Best Of” lists for schools, thinks highly of City Schools of Decatur.

CSD schools are represented in every category for 2017. Niche.com named Renfroe Middle as the No. 1 middle school in the state. The rankings for the state’s best elementary schools include the 4/5 Academy at Fifth Avenue at No. 1, Glennwood Elementary School at No. 2, Oakhurst Elementary School at No. 4, Winnona Park Elementary School at No. 5 and Clairemont Elementary School at No. 6.

Decatur High ranks No. 17 among the states best high schools.

Niche.com ranks schools according to academics, culture and diversity, parent and student surveys, and facilities, among other factors.

CSD ranked 2nd behind Buford City Schools on the list of best school systems in the state.

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Dan Whisenhunt is editor and publisher of Decaturish.com. https://www.linkedin.com/in/danwhisenhunt

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