Lake Park Elementary School

Lake Park Elementary School serves 711 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Lake Park Elementary School operates within the Lowndes County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 711 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 711 students
Lake Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lake Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Lake Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lake Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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
Lake Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Lake Park Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
18%
37%
Lake Park Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
71%
43%
Lake Park Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Lake Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Park 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.
0.46 0.40
Lake Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
53%
56%
Lake Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Lake Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,511 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,462 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,616 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 10,511 3,213
Lowndes County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $106 MM $36 MM
Lowndes County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $117 MM $34 MM
Lowndes County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,462 $10,365
Lowndes County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,616 $9,935
Lowndes 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 Echols County High School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lowndes Middle School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clyattville Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
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    8.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 894 students2379 Copeland Rd
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    StatenvilleGA 31648
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