Sterling Elementary School

Sterling Elementary School serves 734 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Sterling Elementary School operates within the Glynn County School District.

Overview

The student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 734 students
Sterling Elementary School Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Sterling Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Sterling Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 15:1
Sterling Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
Hispanic
15%
12%
Black
20%
37%
White
60%
44%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.58 0.40
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.
65%
51%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,127 students has grown by 42% over five years.
School District Name Glynn County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
6
Number of Students Managed 18,127 3,449
District Total Revenue $165 MM $34 MM
Glynn County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $176 MM $36 MM
Glynn County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,913 $9,939
Glynn County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,773 $10,367
Glynn County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Morningstar Treatment Services- Inc. Youth Estate (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jane Macon Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Golden Isles Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BrunswickJane Macon Middle School
    201 Mckenzie Dr
    BrunswickGA 31523
    (912)265-3337
    0 mi | 920 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BrunswickGolden Isles Elementary School
    1350 Cate Rd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)264-6822
    3.2 mi | 773 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrunswickGlyndale Elementary School
    1785 Old Jesup Rd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)264-8740
    3.4 mi | 634 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrunswickNeedwood Middle School
    669 Harry Driggers Blvd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)261-4488
    5.6 mi | 620 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BrunswickGreer Elementary School
    695 Harry Driggers Blvd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)267-4135
    5.6 mi | 683 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Brunswick, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Brunswick is Glyndale Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.