Public Schools in Grady County, Georgia

There are 8 Public Schools in Grady County, Georgia, serving a population of 25,048 people in an area of 455 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,131 people, and 1 Public School per 56 square miles.

In Georgia, Grady County is ranked 72nd of 159 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 90th of 159 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Grady County Public Schools

Find Grady County, 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

Whigham Elementary School 211 West Broad Avenue Whigham, GA

About Grady County Public Schools

Grady County 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 Grady County, 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:
  • Grady County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Grady County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Grady County Public School Statistics

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

Grady County Public School Enrollment
 Grady CountyGeorgia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment314 (96.3%)114,299 (64.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment265 (99.3%)125,082 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,549 (95.9%)515,296 (91.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,580 (97.7%)517,716 (90.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,094 (96.3%)525,782 (90.2%)
Grady County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Grady CountyGeorgia
Less than 9th Grade Education1,432 (8.5%)336,288 (5.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,332 (13.8%)583,369 (8.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)6,111 (36.2%)1,877,212 (28.0%)