Public Schools in Ware County, Georgia

There are 11 Public Schools in Ware County, Georgia, serving a population of 35,688 people in an area of 893 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,244 people, and 1 Public School per 81 square miles.

In Georgia, Ware County is ranked 75th of 159 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 112nd of 159 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Ware County Public Schools

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

Center Elementary School 2114 Dorothy Street Waycross, GA

Harrell Psychoeducational Program School 1310 Bailey Street Waycross, GA

Memorial Drive Elementary School 2580 Ambrose Street Waycross, GA

Ruskin Elementary School 3550 Valdosta Highway Waycross, GA

Wacona Elementary School 3101 State Street Waycross, GA

Ware County High School 700 Victory Drive Waycross, GA

Ware County Middle School 2301 Cherokee Street Waycross, GA

Waresboro Elementary School Church Street Waycross, GA

Waycross Middle School 700 Central Avenue Waycross, GA

Waycross Regional Youth Detention Center 3275 Harris Road Waycross, GA

Williams Heights Elementary School 705 Dewey Street Waycross, GA

About Ware County Public Schools

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

Ware County Public School Statistics

Find Ware County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ware County Public School Enrollment
 Ware CountyGeorgia
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment386 (89.1%)113,908 (64.9%)
Kindergarten Enrollment616 (95.1%)123,892 (88.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,018 (95.7%)516,840 (91.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,559 (94.9%)517,567 (90.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,770 (95.3%)529,340 (90.1%)
Ware County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Ware CountyGeorgia
Less than 9th Grade Education1,115 (4.6%)324,756 (4.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,012 (12.5%)579,158 (8.5%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)9,879 (40.9%)1,890,132 (27.9%)