Fulton County Schools Reviews

Updated Aug 8, 2020

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3.5
56%
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65%
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Fulton County Schools President Jeff Rose
Jeff Rose
50 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits, but your situation depends on your relationship with the principal(in 8 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and longevity in the company(in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "I thought the Low Pay could have been better(in 9 reviews)

  • "Hiring inexperienced principals and leaders(in 7 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "overall good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Program Analyst 

    I have been working at Fulton County Schools full-time

    Pros

    -lots of paid holidays -good options for health insurance

    Cons

    -few opportunities for working from home in some departments -inflexible hours

  2. "Teacher in FCS"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Teacher in Roswell, GA
    Recommends

    I worked at Fulton County Schools full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Student interaction and co-worker relationships

    Cons

    There were no major Cons


  3. "Fulton County Schools offer competitive salaries"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Teacher 

    I have been working at Fulton County Schools full-time

    Pros

    Opportunity for growth and learning.

    Cons

    Negative student behaviors are minimized and often ignored.

  4. "Mas o Menos"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mental Health Counselor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fulton County Schools full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    School culture can be good,. Co-workers can be good.

    Cons

    Administration and School Board do not care about kids

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  5. "Should work here"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Fulton County Schools full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great working Environment for veteran Teacher

    Cons

    Long work hrs for pay

  6. "I enjoy my job very much!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instructional Paraprofessional Special Education in Alpharetta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Fulton County Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very friendly and nice Co-Worker's

    Cons

    For me, the drive was a bit long

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Unhealthy culture"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Coordinator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fulton County Schools full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The pay is decent compared to nearby districts

    Cons

    You are promoted based on who you know not your skill set or outcomes. This is prevalent all the way to top district leadership

  8. "Good Environment, Great Superintendent"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Fulton County Schools full-time

    Pros

    Good school leadership overall & good work environment

    Cons

    Caseload for SPED keeps increasing each year, frequent change on policies that creates unnecessary work

  9. "Meh..."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Professional Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Fulton County Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Benefit plans, paid time off.

    Cons

    Not much room for growth.

  10. "Fcs good place to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher, Elementary School in Roswell, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fulton County Schools full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Pay, teamwork, everyone works so hard

    Cons

    Curriculum changes too frequently, not enough time to plan

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