Claxton Elementary School

Claxton Elementary School serves 1,079 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Claxton Elementary School operates within the Evans County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1079 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,079 students
Claxton Elementary School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Claxton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Claxton Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Claxton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 15:1 16:1
Claxton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Hispanic
23%
13%
Claxton Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
34%
37%
Claxton Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
42%
43%
Claxton Elementary School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Claxton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Claxton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.66 0.40
Claxton Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
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.
99%
56%
Claxton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
Claxton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,863 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,279 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,998 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Evans County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,863 3,213
Evans County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $36 MM
Evans County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $17 MM $34 MM
Evans County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,279 $10,365
Evans County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,998 $9,935
Evans County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Claxton High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Claxton Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center (2.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClaxtonClaxton High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 368 students102 North Clark St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-3993
    1.29-12368
  • ClaxtonClaxton Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 416 students600 Hendrix St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-3646
    1.26-8416
  • ClaxtonCedarwood Psychoeducational Program
    Special Education School
    1.7 miles720 Church St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-8888
    1.7n/a
  • ClaxtonClaxton Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 8-11 | 10 students3609 Bill Hodges Rd
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-4807
    2.68-1110
  • ReidsvilleTattnall County High School
    11.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 945 students17100 Ga Hwy 23
    ReidsvilleGA 30453
    (912)557-4374
    11.49-12945

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