Elementary Schools in Forsyth County

Elementary school kids getting on the bus in Forsyth County GASearching for homes in the Forsyth County Elementary School district?   Excellent choice!  Several elementary schools in the Forsyth County School System rank in the top 10 in the state of Georgia.  Forsyth County serves students in many popular and affluent communities, from Cumming to Duluth and Suwanee.  With a total of 20 elementary schools (K – 5), many of the Forsyth County elementary schools have received multiple honors and several are ranked as the best elementary schools in Georgia.  Below you can search for luxury real estate, townhomes, foreclosures, new construction and all the homes for sale by Forsyth County Elementary School district – direct from the MLS!

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Big Creek Elementary School

1994 Peachtree Pkwy | Cumming, GA 30041 | (770) 887-4584

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Brookwood Elementary School

2980 Vaughan Drive | Cumming, GA 30041 | (678) 965-5060

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Chattahoochee Elementary School

2800 Holtzclaw Rd | Cumming, GA 30041 | (770) 781-2240

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Chestatee Elementary School

6945 Keith Br. Rd. | Gainesville, GA 30506 | (770) 887-2341

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Coal Mountain Elementary

3455 Coal Mtn. Dr. | Cumming, GA 30028 | (770) 887-7705

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Cumming Elementary School

540 Dahlonega St | Cumming, GA 30040 | (770) 887-7749

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Daves Creek Elementary School

3740 Melody Mizer Lane | Cumming, GA 30041 | (770) 888-1222

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Haw Creek Elementary School

2555 Echols Rd | Cumming, GA 30041 | (678) 965-5070

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Johns Creek Elementary School

6205 Old Atlanta Rd | Suwanee, GA 30024 | 678-965-5041

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Kelly Mill Elementary School

1180 Chamblee Gap Rd | Cumming, GA 30040 | 678-965-4953

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Mashburn Elementary School

3777 Samples Rd | Cumming, GA 30041 | 770-889-1630

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Matt Elementary School

7455 Wallace Tatum Rd | Cumming, GA 30028 | 678-455-4500

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Midway Elementary School

4805 Atlanta Hwy | Alpharetta, GA 30004 | (770) 475-6670

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Sawnee Elementary School

1616 Canton Hwy | Cumming, GA 30040 | (770) 887-6161

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Settles Bridge Elementary School

600 James Burgess Rd | Suwanee, GA 30024 | (770) 887-1883

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Sharon Elementary School

3595 Old Atlanta Rd | Suwanee, GA 30024 |  (770) 888-7511

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Shiloh Point Elementary School

8145 Majors Road | Cumming, GA 30041 | (678) 341-6481

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Silver City Elementary School

6200 Dahlonega Hwy | Cumming, GA 30028 | (678) 965-5020

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Vickery Creek Elementary School

6280 Post Road | Cumming, GA 30040 | (770) 346-0040

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Whitlow Elementary School

3655 Castleberry Road | Cumming, GA 30040 | (678) 965-5090

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What are the BEST Elementary Schools in Forsyth County?

When we talk with our friends and clients, everyone seems to be passionate about the schools that their children attend and most feel like the are in “the best” elementary school district in Forsyth County.  For those of you who are new to the area, we wanted to give you a bit more information so you could make an informed decision when you purchase your next home.  To follow are a few important things to consider when searching for the best elementary schools in Forsyth County:

What high school is it affiliated with?  Elementary schools in the South Forsyth High School and Lambert High School districts tend to be highly sought after, so starting your home search by high school district is probably the best place to start.

South Forsyth real estate – Thanks to the excellent location and close proximity to Alpharetta and the interstate, homes in South Forsyth County are almost always a solid real estate investment.   Many home buyers gravitate to the area (versus North Fulton County) due to the lower property taxes and top-ranking public schools.

Great Schools Rating – Almost every elementary school in Forsyth County received a 9 or 10 rating from GreatSchools.com.  Schools that topped the list include Big Creek Elementary, Sharon Elementary, Daves Creek, Vickery Creek, and Shiloh Point Elementary schools.  The only schools that didn’t have the 9 or 10 rating were Chestatee, Midway and Cumming (they came in with a “7” ranking, which is still very good!).

School Digger Rating – This popular ranking website ranked ALL the best elementary schools in Georgia.  At the top of the list of the best elementary schools in Georgia were several Forsyth County elementary schools!  Sharon Elementary ranked #4 in the state, Daves Creek Elementary was #8 and Brookwood Elementary was ranked #9 on the list. In the top 25 elementary schools in Georgia, you will also find Big Creek Elementary, Johns Creek and Haw Creek Elementary schools. ** Ratings are based on average CRCT scores and the list is updated each year.

Take a tour of the school!  Many of the Forsyth County elementary schools will allow parents to take a tour of the different schools to see which one they feel most comfortable with.  We’ve included the phone numbers of each school above, so if you just can’t decide what Forsyth County elementary school or high school is right for your children, give them a call!


Search Real Estate by School District Like a Pro!

When someone puts their home on the market, all of the Forsyth County homes for sale are added to both the Forsyth County multiple listing systems, including Georgia MLS and the First Multiple Listing Service (FMLS).  The Metro Atlanta Suburbs team offers you full access to the GA MLS on this website. All of our websites are updated almost hourly by the MLS, so you will be able to search like a real estate agent and have access to the latest and greatest Forsyth County real estate listings and homes for sale.

Quick note when searching for homes – Several cities may span two different counties.  For example, Alpharetta is in North Fulton County and a small section of South Forsyth.  Suwanee spans Gwinnett County and South Forsyth County.  You can visit our Communities page to search for ALL the homes for sale in each Metro Atlanta suburb.


Real Estate Agents in Forsyth County, GA

If you have questions about the upscale, affluent communities in  Forsyth County or the schools, it is so important that you have a LOCAL real estate expert by your side.  South Forsyth real estate is in high demand and home values can vary dramatically by the elementary or high school district.   We can help you navigate the different communities from Cumming to Alpharetta and Gainesville to Suwanee so that you can find the perfect new home and the best Forsyth County schools.  Also, many of the South Forsyth elementary school districts are in highly-sought after communities, including St Marlo in Duluth, Three Chimneys in Cumming and Laurel Springs in Suwanee, so homes often sell before they are even listed in the Georgia MLS.  Our real estate specialists often hear about the homes before they hit the market, so you will have that competitive edge when searching for properties.  If you have any questions, please call us or complete the short form below. We are here to help