The GHSA Championship logo is shown on the halo board before the Class AAA State Championship between Cedar Grove and Peach County at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Tuesday, December 11, 2018, in Atlanta. (Jason Getz/Special to the AJC)

List: How the rankings would look with reclassification factored in

The GHSA placed its member schools into classifications for the 2020-21 academic year on Tuesday. Below are how football teams would be ranked in their new classifications based on current Maxwell Ratings. Parentheses note whether the school is slated to move up or down in classification. 

Class AAAAAAA 

1. Lowndes 

2. Colquitt County 

3. McEachern 

4. North Gwinnett 

5. Grayson 

6. Marietta 

7. Parkview 

8. Dacula (+1) 

9. Archer 

10. Mill Creek 

11. Camden County 

12. Harrison (+1) 

13. Milton 

14. Hillgrove 

15. Collins Hill 

Notable teams moving out: Westlake 

Class AAAAAA 

1. Valdosta 

2. Buford (+1) 

3. Lee County 

4. Carrollton (+1) 

5. Rome (+1) 

6. Allatoona 

7. Johns Creek 

8. Houston County 

9. Lanier 

10. Westlake (-1) 

11. Denmark (+2) 

12. Northside-Warner Robins 

13. Glynn Academy 

14. South Effingham (+1) 

15. Dalton 

Notable teams moving out: Coffee, Dacula, Harrison, Mays, Stephenson 

Class AAAAA 

1. Woodward Academy (+1) 

2. Coffee (-1) 

3. Cartersville (+1) 

4. Jones County 

5. Blessed Trinity (+1) 

6. Ware County 

7. Dutchtown 

8. Wayne County 

9. Kell 

10. Veterans 

11. Griffin 

12. Statesboro 

13. Ola 

14. Chapel Hill 

15. Creekside (-1) 

Notable teams moving out: Carrollton, Rome, Buford 

Class AAAA 

1. Marist 

2. West Laurens 

3. Mays (-2) 

4. Flowery Branch 

5. Bainbridge 

6. Jefferson (+1) 

7. GAC (+1) 

8. Stephenson (-2) 

9. Jenkins (+1) 

10. Burke County 

11. Cairo 

12. Troup 

13. Cedartown 

14. North Oconee 

15. Riverdale (-1) 

Notable teams moving out: Cartersville, Sandy Creek, Oconee County, Blessed Trinity, Woodward Academy 

Class AAA 

1. Cedar Grove 

2. Peach County 

3. Pierce County 

4. Sandy Creek (-1) 

5. Rockmart (+1) 

6. Hapeville Charter (+1) 

7. Oconee County (-1) 

8. Crisp County 

9. Appling County 

10. North Murray 

11. Carver-Columbus (-1) 

12. Westminster 

13. Liberty County 

14. Benedictine 

15. Thomson (-1) 

Notable teams moving out: Greater Atlanta Christian, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lovett, Pace Academy 

Class AA 

1. Rabun County 

2. Callaway 

3. Lovett (-1) 

4. Bleckley County 

5. Swainsboro 

6. Union County 

7. Thomasville 

8. Bremen 

9. Washington County 

10. Pepperell 

11. Fitzgerald 

12. Columbia (-3) 

13. Dodge County 

14. Northeast 

15. Vidalia 

Notable teams moving out: Brooks County, Dublin, Hapeville Charter, Rockmart 

Class A (private) 

1. Holy Innocents' 

2. Athens Academy 

3. Eagle's Landing Christian 

4. Darlington 

5. Fellowship Christian 

6. Wesleyan 

7. Prince Avenue Christian 

8. Christian Heritage 

9. Hebron Christian 

10. Savannah Country Day 

11. Pace Academy (-1) 

12. Trinity Christian 

13. Mount de Sales 

14. Whitefield Academy 

15. Savannah Christian 

Notable teams moving out: Riverside Military 

Class A (public) 

1. Irwin County 

2. Dublin (-1) 

3. Clinch County 

4. Brooks County (-1) 

5. Wilcox County 

6. Metter (-1) 

7. Bowdon 

8. Pelham 

9. Commerce 

10. Johnson County 

11. Lincoln County 

12. Mitchell County 

13. Emanuel County Institute 

14. Marion County 

15. Turner County 

Notable teams moving out: None 

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