Northside Elementary School

Northside Elementary School serves 360 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Northside Elementary School operates within the Grady County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 360 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 360 students
Northside Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Northside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Northside Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Northside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 14:1 16:1
Northside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
55%
13%
Northside Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
35%
37%
Northside Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
9%
43%
Northside Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Northside Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Northside 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.
0.57 0.40
Northside 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.
85%
56%
Northside 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.
n/a
6%
Northside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,651 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,191 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,634 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Grady County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 4,651 3,213
Grady County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $36 MM
Grady County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $39 MM $34 MM
Grady County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,191 $10,365
Grady County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,634 $9,935
Grady 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 Cairo High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CairoSouthside Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 664 students491 3rd St Se
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-3723
    1.1PK-5664
  • CairoCairo High School
    Charter School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1171 students455 5th St Se
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-2222
    1.29-121171
  • CairoWashington Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 627 students1277 Martin Luther King Ave Sw
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-2106
    1.26-8627
  • CairoEastside Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 696 students1201 20th St Ne
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-8441
    1.4PK-5696
  • WhighamWhigham Elementary School
    7.1 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 533 students211 West Broad Ave
    WhighamGA 39897
    (229)762-4167
    7.1PK-8533

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