Dougherty County School System

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Dougherty County School System
Dougherty County School System's Board of Education building in downtown Albany.
DCSS logo
200 Pine Avenue
Albany, Georgia, Dougherty 31701-2531
United States
Coordinates 31°34′42″N 84°09′05″W / 31.578374°N 84.151507°W / 31.578374; -84.151507Coordinates: 31°34′42″N 84°09′05″W / 31.578374°N 84.151507°W / 31.578374; -84.151507[1]
Superintendent Dr. David C. Mosely
Faculty 1,056[2]
Grades Pre-school - 12
Enrollment 15,628 [2]
Accreditations Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Telephone (229) 431-1264
Fax (229) 431-1281

The Dougherty County School System is the school district in Dougherty County, Georgia, United States, (county seat Albany, Georgia). A total of 16,844 students attend 15 elementary schools, 5 middle schools, 4 high schools, and 1 alternative school.

The system is governed by a 7-member school board and an administrative staff. The school board consists of 6 members elected from geographical school districts and one at-large member. The administrative staff consists of Interim Superintendent Dr. David Moseley.


Elementary schools[edit]

  • Alice Coachman Elementary School
  • International Studies Elementary Charter School
  • Jackson Heights Elementary School
  • Lake Park Elementary School
  • Lamar Reese School of the Arts
  • Lincoln Elementary Magnet School
  • Live Oak Elementary School
  • Magnolia Elementary School
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School
  • Morningside Elementary School
  • Northside Elementary School
  • Radium Springs Elementary School
  • Sherwood Acres Elementary School
  • Turner Elementary School
  • West Town Elementary School

Middle schools[edit]

  • Albany Middle School
  • Merry Acres Middle School
  • Radium Springs Middle School
  • Robert A. Cross Middle Magnet School
  • Southside Middle School[3][4][5]

High schools[edit]

Other schools[edit]

  • Phoenix School of Achievement
  • Highland Alternative School
  • Oak Tree
  • L.I.F.E Lab (Learning in a Flexible Environment: Gifted Education)


There is a website for teachers that are in the dougherty county school system.

  1. ^ "Free US Geocoder". Archived from the original on 2011-05-11. Retrieved 2010-06-08. 
  2. ^ a b School Stats, Retrieved Jan. 1 2017.
  3. ^ Amanda Hoskins (2016-08-01). "Southside middle school will remain open all year -, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports". Retrieved 2016-08-06. 
  4. ^ Copello, Kerri. "Southside Middle School stays open". WFXL. Retrieved 2016-08-06. 
  5. ^ Lewisterry, Terry (2016-06-30). "Closure rumor hurting Southside Middle School enrollment | Local News". Retrieved 2016-08-06. 

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