Berta Weathersbee Elementary School

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School serves 374 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School operates within the Troup County School District.

Overview

The student population of 374 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 374 students
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Berta Weathersbee 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 0.43 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 15:1
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
73%
37%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
18%
44%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Berta Weathersbee 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.
0.43 0.40
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
87%
52%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,787 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,233 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,199 is less than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Troup County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
5
Number of Students Managed 14,787 3,197
Troup County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $128 MM $34 MM
Troup County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $128 MM $36 MM
Troup County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,233 $9,939
Troup County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,199 $10,367
Troup County School District 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 Lagrange High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Long Cane Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Unity Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LagrangeUnity Elementary School
    525 Park Ave
    LagrangeGA 30240
    (706)883-1555
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 465 students                      
  • LagrangeWest Side Magnet School
    Magnet School
    301 Forrest Ave
    LagrangeGA 30240
    (706)883-1550
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 3-8 | 379 students                      
  • LagrangeEthel Kight Magnet Elementary School
    80 North Kight Dr
    LagrangeGA 30240
    (706)812-7943
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 508 students                      
  • LagrangeWhitesville Road Elementary School
    1700 Whitesville Rd
    LagrangeGA 30240
    (706)812-7968
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 504 students                      
  • LagrangeLong Cane Middle School
    326 Long Cane Rd
    LagrangeGA 30240
    (706)845-2085
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 991 students                      

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