South Columbia Elementary School

325 Mccormick Rd

Augusta, GA 30907-2603

Tel: (706)863-3220
Grades: PK-5

498 students

South Columbia Elementary School serves 498 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
South Columbia Elementary School operates within the Columbia County School District.

Overview

The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 498 students
South Columbia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
South Columbia Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade South Columbia 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 0.56 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
South Columbia Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
South Columbia Elementary School Asian (1994-2013)
Hispanic
8%
13%
South Columbia Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2013)
Black
22%
37%
South Columbia Elementary School Black (1994-2013)
White
62%
44%
South Columbia Elementary School White (1994-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups South Columbia Elementary School Sch Ethnicity South Columbia 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 0.40
South Columbia 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.
51%
52%
South Columbia Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
12%
7%
South Columbia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,431 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
6
Number of Students Managed 24,431 3,449
Columbia County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $34 MM
District Spending $213 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,351 $9,939
Columbia County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,372 $10,367
Columbia 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 Lakeside High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Ridge Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EvansLakeside Middle School
    527 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)855-6900
    0.6 mi | 684 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • EvansLakeside High School
    533 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)863-0027
    0.6 mi | 1645 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • EvansBlue Ridge Elementary School
    550 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)868-0894
    0.9 mi | 646 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AugustaMartinez Elementary School
    213 Flowing Wells Rd
    AugustaGA 30907
    (706)863-8308
    1.4 mi | 485 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EvansBel Air Elementary School
    325 North Belair Rd
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)863-8724
    2.3 mi | 438 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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