The Fulton County School System serves the area of Fulton County, Georgia outside the Atlanta city limits (which are served by Atlanta Public Schools). Fulton County Schools serve the cities of Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton, Mountain Park, Roswell, and Sandy Springs north of Atlanta, and Chattahoochee Hill Country, College Park, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Palmetto, Union City, and Fulton's remaining unincorporated areas in the south. Fulton County is the fourth-largest school system in Georgia.
As of the 2006-2007 school year, Fulton has more than 11,000 full-time employees, including more than 6,100 teachers and other certified personnel, who work in 90 schools and 15 administrative and support buildings. More than 86,600 students will attend classes in 53 elementary schools, 18 middle schools, 12 high schools, two alternative middle/high schools, two learning centers, and 12 charter schools. Two elementary schools operate on year-round calendars.
Motto: "Where Students Come First."