Evans County Public Schools

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There are 4 public schools in Evans County, Georgia, serving 1,833 students.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia state average of 56%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Evans County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • ClaxtonClaxton Elementary School
    6463 Us Hwy 301
    ClaxtonGA30417
    (912)739-2714
    1074 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Claxton
    Claxton High School
    102 North Clark St
    ClaxtonGA30417
    (912)739-3993
    401 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Claxton
    Claxton Middle School
    4 North College St
    ClaxtonGA30417
    (912)739-3646
    350 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Claxton
    Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    3609 Bill Hodges Rd
    ClaxtonGA30417
    (912)739-4807
    Alternative School
    8 students | Gr. 8-9

County Statistics

About Evans County County Statistics (GA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 11,415 people 9,431,284 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 10% 21%
Median Household Income $23,313 $40,271
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Evans County, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.64, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.66. The most diverse school district in Evans County is Evans County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or in the USA.