Augusta – A Great Place for Your Children’s Education
At LNH Realty, our motto is “Turning Opportunities into Reality,” and we stand by our words as we work with every family that is considering Augusta as their next home. We believe it is extremely important to provide our families with as much information as possible on Augusta and the wonderful offerings here.
For those with pre-K, elementary, middle or high school children, we understand that a high-caliber school system is a determining factor when moving to a new location.
Augusta is home to superb public and private schools and LNH Realty is pleased to provide you with information and resources so that you can make “educated” decisions for your future home place.
The Georgia Lottery for Education’s HOPE funded pre-kindergarten program provides a full-day formal education program for four year-olds free of charge. State certified teachers prepare students for school readiness in approved facilities at county schools, as well as private day cares and preschools. Georgia’s pre-K program has been described as the largest preschool initiative, per capita, in the nation.
Richmond and Columbia County Public Schools
Richmond and Columbia counties offer quality education to children in the area. Richmond County School System’s mission is to “educate students to become lifelong learners and productive citizens.” Richmond County was named one of the Top Ten 2014-2015 Digital School Districts using cutting edge technology, proof of the county’s dedication to its educational mission. For more information, please visit www.rcboe.org
The Columbia County School System’s mission is “empowering and inspiring all learners to excel in a global society.” Dedication to the mission is evidenced by the Columbia County Board of Education being named a "Distinguished School Board" by the Georgia School Boards Association in 2014. Please visit the following website for more information, www.ccboe.net/pages/Columbia_County.
Richmond County Magnet Schools
Richmond County is home to a number of nationally acclaimed magnet schools. C.T. Walker Traditional Magnet School was named a 2014 Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America. Davidson Fine Arts and A.R. Johnson are also magnet schools in the county that have received the Magnet School of Excellence Award. The Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School debuted in 2012-2013. Situated on the campus of Augusta Technical College, the 130,000 square foot facility has the capacity for 750 students.
For those who prefer a private or parochial education, the Augusta area offers nearly 20 different schools serving students preschool through 12th grade. Parents searching for a particular environment, level of rigor or opportunity for participation in athletics or the arts are sure to find a perfect fit for their child.