Grovetown Elementary School

300 Ford Ave,

Grovetown, GA, 30813-2607

Tel: (706)863-0800
Grades: PK-5

617 students

Grovetown Elementary School serves 617 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 56%.
Grovetown Elementary School operates within the Columbia County School District.

Overview

The student population of 617 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 617 students
Grovetown Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Grovetown Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Grovetown Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more 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 14:1 15:1
Grovetown Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Grovetown Elementary School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
18%
12%
Grovetown Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
28%
37%
Grovetown Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
44%
44%
Grovetown Elementary School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grovetown Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Grovetown 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.
0.69 0.66
Grovetown 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.
57%
51%
Grovetown 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.
12%
7%
Grovetown 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
5
Number of Students Managed 23,792 3,298
Columbia County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $34 MM
Columbia County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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 Grovetown High School (4.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Grovetown Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Ridge Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Grovetown Cedar Ridge Elementary School
    1000 Trudeau Trl
    Grovetown , GA , 30813
    (706)447-2100
    1.4  mi  |  793  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grovetown Grovetown Middle School
    5463 Harlem Grovetown Rd
    Grovetown , GA , 30813
    (706)855-2514
    2.1  mi  |  918  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Grovetown Brookwood Elementary School
    455 South Old Belair Rd
    Grovetown , GA , 30813
    (706)855-7538
    3.6  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grovetown Baker Place Elementary School
    2011 Hero Way
    Grovetown , GA , 30813
    (706)447-2115
    4.3  mi  |  780  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grovetown Grovetown High School
    2010 Warrior Way
    Grovetown , GA , 30813
    (706)447-2102
    4.3  mi  |  1372  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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