Fulton County School System
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|Fulton County School System|
|786 Cleveland Avenue SE
Atlanta, Georgia, 30315
|Motto||Where Students Come First|
|Superintendent||Dr. Robert Avossa|
|Grades||Pre-kindergarten - 12|
|Accreditation(s)||Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Georgia Accrediting Commission
|Website||Fulton County School System|
The Fulton County School System is a school district headquartered in East Point, Georgia, United States. The system serves the area of Fulton County, Georgia outside the Atlanta city limits (which are served by Atlanta Public Schools). Fulton County Schools serve the cities of Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton, Mountain Park, Roswell, and Sandy Springs north of Atlanta, and Chattahoochee Hills, College Park, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Palmetto, Union City, and Fulton's remaining unincorporated areas in the south. Fulton County is the fourth-largest school system in Georgia.
As of the 2012-2013 school year, Fulton has 11,500 full-time employees, including 7,500 teachers and other certified personnel, who work in 99 schools and 15 administrative and support buildings. Approximately 94,000 students attend classes in 58 elementary schools, 19 middle schools, 15 high schools, and seven charter schools.
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- "Free US Geocoder". Retrieved 2010-06-09.
- School Stats, Retrieved June 9, 2010.
- Home page. This school system is often criticized for selfishness, seeing as it failed to renew the charter for Fulton Science Academy. When asked, Robert Avossa said that it was because the school had been hiring foreign teachers and paying for their relocation, when they could have hired American teachers of the same capabilities. Fulton County School System. Retrieved on June 21, 2009.
- "East Point city, Georgia." U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on June 21, 2009.