Byron Elementary School

Byron Elementary School serves 618 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Byron Elementary School operates within the Peach County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 618 students
Byron Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Byron Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Byron Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Byron Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 19:1 16:1
Byron Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Byron Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Byron Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
22%
37%
Byron Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
64%
43%
Byron Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Byron 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.
0.54 0.40
Byron 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.
51%
56%
Byron 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.
7%
6%
Byron Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Peach County School District's student population of 3,767 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,311 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,761 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Peach County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,767 3,213
Peach County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $36 MM
Peach County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $51 MM $34 MM
Peach County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,311 $10,365
Peach County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,761 $9,935
Peach 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 Rutland High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Byron Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kay Road Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • ByronByron Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 412 students
    0.3 miles
    201 Linda Dr
    ByronGA 31008
    (478)956-4999
    0.36-8412
  • ByronKay Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 533 students
    2.5 miles
    800 Kay Rd
    ByronGA 31008
    (478)825-8893
    2.5PK-5533
  • ByronEagle Springs Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 785 students
    2.8 miles
    3591 Us Hwy 41 North
    ByronGA 31008
    (478)953-0450
    2.8PK-5785
  • CentervilleThomson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 835 students
    3.4 miles
    301 Thomson Rd
    CentervilleGA 31028
    (478)953-0488
    3.46-8835
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    Grades: PK-5 | 679 students
    3.9 miles
    450 North Houston Lake Blvd
    CentervilleGA 31028
    (478)953-0400
    3.9PK-5679

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