South Columbia Elementary School

325 Mccormick Rd,

Martinez, GA, 30907-2603

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

511 students

South Columbia Elementary School serves 511 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% 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 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 511 students
South Columbia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
South Columbia Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.83. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
South Columbia Elementary School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
South Columbia Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
21%
37%
South Columbia Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
61%
44%
South Columbia Elementary School White (1994-2012)
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.
0.58 0.83
South Columbia Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
51%
51%
South Columbia Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
11%
7%
South Columbia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,792 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
6
Number of Students Managed 23,792 3,449
Columbia County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $34 MM
District Spending $213 MM $36 MM
Columbia County School District Spending (1990-2009)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakeside High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martinez Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Evans Lakeside Middle School
    527 Blue Ridge Dr
    Evans , GA , 30809
    (706)855-6900
    0.9  mi  |  675  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Evans Lakeside High School
    533 Blue Ridge Dr
    Evans , GA , 30809
    (706)863-0027
    0.9  mi  |  1669  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Martinez Martinez Elementary School
    213 Flowing Wells Rd
    Martinez , GA , 30907
    (706)863-8308
    1.1  mi  |  500  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Evans Blue Ridge Elementary School
    550 Blue Ridge Dr
    Evans , GA , 30809
    (706)868-0894
    1.2  mi  |  657  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Evans Bel Air Elementary School
    325 North Belair Rd
    Evans , GA , 30809
    (706)863-8724
    2.1  mi  |  456  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Columbia County, 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 0.54, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Columbia County is Emerson-taylor School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.