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Banks County Schools

Banks County Schools are fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. From Pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade, students have many opportunities to expand their knowledge and explore special interests.

The system emphasizes a strong background in "basics" and provides programs in gifted, remedial, and special education. Banks County teachers, a high percentage of whom have advanced degrees, use a variety of teaching methods and materials to enhance the basic educational program.

Educational opportunities beyond the secondary level are all within comfortable commuting distance. Career training programs are available at several surrounding colleges and universities. Surrounding counties with colleges offering technical and business programs are Lanier Technical Institute at Oakwood (27 miles), Gainesville College, a four-year college (25 miles), the University of Georgia at Athens (31 miles).

Content from Banks County Chamber of Commerce


Banks County Elementary

335 Evans St
Homer, GA 30547
Phone: (706) 677-2308
FAX: (706) 677-4346

Banks County Primary School

Highway 51 S
Homer, GA 30547
Phone: (706) 677-2355

Maysville Elementary School

9270 Highway 82 Spur
Maysville, GA 30558
Phone: (706) 652-2241

Baldwin Elementary School

894 Willingham Ave
Baldwin, GA 30511
Phone: (706) 778-6435

Lula Elementary School

6130 Chattahoochee St
Lula, GA 30554
Phone: (770) 869-3261

Middle Schools

Banks County Middle School

180 Highway 51 S
Homer, GA 30547
Phone: (706) 677-2277

High Schools

Banks County High School

PO Box 277
Homer, GA 30547
Phone: (706) 677-2221

Board of Education

Banks County Board-Education

102 Highway 51 S
Homer, GA 30547
Phone: (706) 677-2224

Banks County Superintendent

102 Highway 51 S
Homer, GA 30547
Phone: (706) 677-2224

Gainesville, GA 30501
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