Bacon Elementary School

Bacon Elementary School serves 776 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Bacon Elementary School operates within the Wayne County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 776 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 776 students
Bacon Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Bacon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Bacon Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Bacon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Bacon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
12%
13%
Bacon Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
25%
37%
Bacon Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
60%
43%
Bacon Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Bacon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.40
Bacon Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
56%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wayne County School District's student population of 5,459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,503 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,090 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 5,459 3,213
Wayne County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $36 MM
Wayne County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $49 MM $34 MM
Wayne County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,503 $10,365
Wayne County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,090 $9,935
Wayne County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wayne County High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martha Puckett Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School (1 miles away)
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