The value of a home or investment is directly correlated to the quality of the schools that serve it.Â Even if schools are not a factor for you, they may be for your buyer years down the road. Â
WhereÂ does US News and World Report rank your high
school compared to others?
US News and World Report's 200 topÂ high schools in the US.
Some consumers look to the Great Schools website.Â Here
you will find an attractive graphical representation of school demographics,
test performance and a parent and student commend section where good and bad
features of the school are discussed.
For financial information on the school district and schools the canÂ be found on National Center for Educational Statistics.
Academic achievement and demographic data are objective measures but more goes into selecting the right school than statistics. An excellent discussion of other factors is contained on the Project Appleseed site listed below.
Please share your method of evaluating schools in a comment.
Bruce Ailion,Â Â
RE/MAX Greater Atlanta
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