Oglethorpe County Primary School

Oglethorpe County Primary School serves 514 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Oglethorpe County Primary School operates within the Oglethorpe County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 514 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 514 students
Oglethorpe County Primary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Oglethorpe County Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Oglethorpe County Primary School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Oglethorpe County Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 12:1 16:1
Oglethorpe County Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Hispanic
11%
13%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
15%
37%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
68%
43%
Oglethorpe County Primary School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Oglethorpe County Primary 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.
0.50 0.40
Oglethorpe County Primary School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Oglethorpe County School District's student population of 2,260 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,710 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,823 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Oglethorpe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,260 3,213
Oglethorpe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $36 MM
Oglethorpe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $34 MM
Oglethorpe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,710 $10,365
Oglethorpe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,823 $9,935
Oglethorpe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Oglethorpe County High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oglethorpe County Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oglethorpe County Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonOglethorpe County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 494 students
    0.2 miles
    15 Fairground Rd
    LexingtonGA 30648
    (706)743-8750
    0.23-5494
  • CrawfordOglethorpe County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 543 students
    1.2 miles
    270 Buddy Faust Rd
    CrawfordGA 30630
    (706)743-8146
    1.26-8543
  • LexingtonOglethorpe County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 709 students
    1.4 miles
    749 Athens Rd
    LexingtonGA 30648
    (706)743-8124
    1.49-12709
  • WintervilleWinterville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    11.9 miles
    305 Cherokee Rd
    WintervilleGA 30683
    (706)742-8278
    11.9PK-5419
  • AthensWhit Davis Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    12.1 miles
    1450 Whit Davis Rd
    AthensGA 30605
    (706)369-1036
    12.1PK-5575

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