Parents and Students

 

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Explore resources provided by GOSA which target the educational success of students from birth through higher education. GOSA works to provide parents and students with access to information and data designed to educate and support decision-making processes in alignment with the state's educational objectives.

What's your goal?

  • Compare school data because you are moving to a new school district 
  • Inform your decision on college major/degree type 
  • Learn how your school is performing
  • Gain a stronger understanding of how you may be able to help your kids "do their best"
  • Find out more information about the Governor's Honors Program
     

RESOURCES FROM GOSA
 

Georgia Higher Learning and Earnings 

An interactive dashboard that provides earnings information for Georgia graduates who work in Georgia after earning their degrees. The dashboard is searchable by degree type, specific program of study/major, and technical college and college/university. (This data-set update planned for February, 2020)

Georgia Literacy Resources

Georgia School Grades Reports (En Español

A comprehensive resource that provides concise school performance reports for all public elementary, middle, and high schools in Georgia. (This data-set update planned for February, 2020)

Governor's Honors Program 

A residential summer program for gifted rising junior and senior high school students. GHP offers instruction that differs significantly from the typical high school classroom and is designed to provide students with academic, cultural, and social enrichment necessary to become the next generation of global critical thinkers, innovators, and leaders. (2020 program applications currently in review)

High School Graduate Outcomes 

Over 10 years of High School graduates and their education progression —  This interactive dashboard shows what high school graduates do following graduation.  (This data-set currently contains 2007-2017 statewide data.)

Schools Like Mine 

A school comparison tool based on student populations, school letter grades, and the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI)  (This data-set will be updated after School Grade Reports are published.)

Single Statewide Accountability System (SSAS) Awards

Under the Federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), and as mandated by state law, Georgia is required to develop a Single Statewide Accountability System (SSAS) which includes awards presented to schools that show excellence in student achievement and/or progress in student achievement. In conjunction with the GaDOE, GOSA sets the award criteria and publishes awards on its website. (This data-set is current as of February 2020.)

 

External Resources

GAFutures: Access resources and aid programs to begin planning for success in college.

Quality Rated: Find quality child care and summer camps.