Elcan-king Elementary School

Elcan-king Elementary School serves 498 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Elcan-king Elementary School operates within the Decatur County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 498 students
Elcan-king Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Elcan-king Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Elcan-king Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Elcan-king Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 18:1 16:1
Elcan-king Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
14%
13%
Elcan-king Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
45%
37%
Elcan-king Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
38%
43%
Elcan-king Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Elcan-king 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.
0.64 0.40
Elcan-king 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.
98%
56%
Elcan-king 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.
n/a
6%
Elcan-king Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Decatur County School District's student population of 5,450 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,902 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,675 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Decatur County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 5,450 3,213
Decatur County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $36 MM
Decatur County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $55 MM $34 MM
Decatur County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,902 $10,365
Decatur County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,675 $9,935
Decatur 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 Bainbridge High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bainbridge Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Potter Street Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • BainbridgePotter Street Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 332 students
    0.5 miles
    725 Potter St
    BainbridgeGA 39819
    (229)248-2253
    0.5PK-4332
  • BainbridgeJohn Johnson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 475 students
    0.7 miles
    1947 South West St
    BainbridgeGA 39819
    (229)248-2215
    0.7PK-4475
  • BainbridgeBainbridge Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 801 students
    0.8 miles
    1301 East College St
    BainbridgeGA 39819
    (229)248-2206
    0.87-8801
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1499 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Bearcat Blvd
    BainbridgeGA 39819
    (229)248-2230
    0.99-121499
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    Grades: 5-6 | 777 students
    1.2 miles
    1201 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    BainbridgeGA 39817
    (229)248-2224
    1.25-6777

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