Garden City Elementary School

4037 Kessler Ave,

Garden City, GA, 31408-2664

Tel: (912)395-6820
Grades: PK-5

710 students

Garden City Elementary School serves 710 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Garden City Elementary School operates within the Chatham County School District.

Overview

The student population of 710 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 710 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 15:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
24%
12%
Black
54%
37%
White
14%
44%
Unknown
7%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.63
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 86%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,842 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Chatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
5
Number of Students Managed 35,842
3,298
District Total Revenue $394 MM
n/a
District Spending $364 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $11,593
$0
District Spending / Student $10,692
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Groves High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mercer Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Savannah Regional Youth Detention Center (1.9 miles away)
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