Tussahaw Elementary School

Tel: (770)957-0164
Grades: PK-5

551 students

Tussahaw Elementary School serves 551 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Tussahaw Elementary School operates within the Henry County School District.

Overview

The student population of 551 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 551 students
Tussahaw Elementary School Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Tussahaw Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Tussahaw Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Tussahaw Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Tussahaw Elementary School Asian (2009-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Tussahaw Elementary School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
61%
37%
Tussahaw Elementary School Black (2009-2012)
White
25%
44%
Tussahaw Elementary School White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tussahaw Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Tussahaw Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.56 0.66
Tussahaw Elementary School Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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.
59%
51%
Tussahaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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%
7%
Tussahaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,909 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
5
Number of Students Managed 39,909 3,298
Henry County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $424 MM $34 MM
Henry County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $446 MM $36 MM
Henry County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,621 $9,939
Henry County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,159 $10,367
Henry County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Henry County High School (4.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Henry County Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethlehem Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Locust Grove Bethlehem Elementary School
    1000 Academic Parkway
    Locust Grove , GA , 30248
    (770)288-8571
    2  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Locust Grove Unity Grove Elementary School
    1180 Leguin Mill Rd
    Locust Grove , GA , 30248
    (770)898-8886
    2.5  mi  |  752  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Locust Grove Locust Grove Elementary School
    95 L G Griffin Rd
    Locust Grove , GA , 30248
    (770)957-5416
    3.5  mi  |  439  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mcdonough Henry County Middle School
    166 Holly Smith Dr
    Mcdonough , GA , 30253
    (770)957-3945
    3.6  mi  |  769  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mcdonough Henry County High School
    401 Tomlinson St
    Mcdonough , GA , 30253
    (770)957-3943
    4.1  mi  |  1038  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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