Grovetown Elementary School

Tel: (706)863-0800
Grades PK-5
612 students
Grovetown Elementary School serves 612 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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%.
Grovetown Elementary School operates within the Columbia County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 612 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 612 students
Grovetown Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Grovetown Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Grovetown Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Grovetown Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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 14:1 16:1
Grovetown Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
21%
13%
Grovetown Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
29%
37%
Grovetown Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
42%
43%
Grovetown Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Grovetown 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.
0.70 0.67
Grovetown 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.
58%
56%
Grovetown 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.
13%
6%
Grovetown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Columbia County School District's student population of 24,907 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,018 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
5
Number of Students Managed 24,907 3,284
Columbia County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $210 MM n/a
Columbia County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $200 MM n/a
Columbia County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,018 n/a
Columbia County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,583 n/a
Columbia 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 Grovetown High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grovetown Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Ridge Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GrovetownCedar Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 972 students
    1.4 miles
    1000 Trudeau Trl
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)447-2100
    1.4PK-5972
  • GrovetownGrovetown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 859 students
    2.1 miles
    5463 Harlem Grovetown Rd
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)855-2514
    2.16-8859
  • GrovetownBrookwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 657 students
    3.6 miles
    455 South Old Belair Rd
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)855-7538
    3.6PK-5657
  • GrovetownBaker Place Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1012 students
    4.3 miles
    2011 Hero Way
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)447-2115
    4.3PK-51012
  • GrovetownGrovetown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1621 students
    4.3 miles
    2010 Warrior Way
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)447-2102
    4.39-121621

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