Public Schools in Cairo, Georgia

There are 7 Public Schools in Cairo, Georgia, serving a population of 9,569 people in an area of 10 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,367 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Georgia, Cairo is ranked 262nd of 752 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 210th of 752 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Cairo Public Schools

Find Cairo, Georgia public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Cairo High School 455 5th Street Southeast Cairo, GA

Eastside Elementary School 1201 20th Street Northeast Cairo, GA

Northside Elementary School 985 1st Street Northwest Cairo, GA

Shiver Elementary School 1847 Georgia 93 Cairo, GA

Southside Elementary School 491 3rd Street Southeast Cairo, GA

Washington Middle School 1277 Martin Luther King Junior Avenue Cairo, GA

Washington Middle School Booker Hill Boulevard Cairo, GA

About Cairo Public Schools

Cairo Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Cairo, GA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Georgia, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Cairo Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Cairo school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Cairo Public School Statistics

Find Cairo Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Cairo Public School Enrollment
 CairoGrady County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment228 (100.0%)314 (96.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment51 (100.0%)265 (99.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)760 (98.1%)1,549 (95.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)479 (98.6%)1,580 (97.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)447 (98.0%)1,094 (96.3%)
Cairo Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 CairoGrady County
Less than 9th Grade Education778 (12.1%)1,432 (8.5%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)979 (15.2%)2,332 (13.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,210 (34.4%)6,111 (36.2%)