Gwinnett County Public Schools outrank Georgia, nation on ACT scores

Gwinnett County Public Schools students overall outperformed their counterparts across the rest of Georgia and the nation on the ACT while also continuing a streak of rising composite scores during the 2016-17 school year.

The school system released data on its average ACT composite score on Friday, as well as school-level average scores. The data shows the district’s students had an average score of 22.6, which is up from 22.3 during the 2015-16 school year. It’s also above the 21.4 average composite for Georgia and the average national score of 21, district officials said in a statement.

Gwinnett County Public Schools outrank Georgia, nation on ACT scores