South Columbia Elementary School

325 Mccormick Rd

Augusta, GA 30907-2603

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 13% 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 Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade South Columbia Elementary School Student 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 Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
8%
13%
South Columbia Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
22%
37%
South Columbia Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
62%
44%
South Columbia Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
South Columbia Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups South Columbia 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.
0.56 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 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,351 is less than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,372 is less than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
5
Number of Students Managed 24,431 3,197
Columbia County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $34 MM
Columbia County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $213 MM $36 MM
Columbia County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,351 $9,939
Columbia County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,372 $10,367
Columbia 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 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 Grades Students
  • EvansLakeside Middle School
    527 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)855-6900
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 684 students                      
  • EvansLakeside High School
    533 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)863-0027
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1645 students                      
  • AugustaMartinez Elementary School
    213 Flowing Wells Rd
    AugustaGA 30907
    (706)863-8308
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 485 students                      
  • EvansBlue Ridge Elementary School
    550 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)868-0894
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 646 students                      
  • EvansBel Air Elementary School
    325 North Belair Rd
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)863-8724
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 438 students                      

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