Butler Elementary School

Butler Elementary School serves 651 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Butler Elementary School operates within the Chatham County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 651 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 651 students
Butler Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Butler Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Butler Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Butler Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Butler Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
95%
37%
Butler Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
2%
43%
Butler Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Butler 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.
0.10 0.67
Butler Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
86%
56%
Butler Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Butler Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chatham County School District's student population of 37,445 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,190 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Chatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
5
Number of Students Managed 37,445 3,284
Chatham County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $388 MM n/a
Chatham County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $382 MM n/a
Chatham County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,190 n/a
Chatham County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,029 n/a
Chatham 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 Beach High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oglethorpe Charter School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hodge Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • SavannahBeach High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 909 students
    0.9 miles
    3001 Hopkins St
    SavannahGA 31405
    (912)395-5330
    0.99-12909
  • SavannahOglethorpe Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 577 students
    0.9 miles
    7202 Central Ave
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)395-5075
    0.96-8577
  • SavannahHodge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    1.1 miles
    3609 Hopkins St
    SavannahGA 31405
    (912)395-5200
    1.1PK-5473
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    1.2 miles
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    SavannahGA 31415
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