Elcan-king Elementary School

725 East Louise St,

Bainbridge, GA, 39819

Tel: (229)248-2212
Grades: PK-4

502 students

Elcan-king Elementary School serves 502 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Elcan-king Elementary School operates within the Decatur County School District.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 502 students
Elcan-king Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Elcan-king Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Elcan-king Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 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 17:1 15:1
Elcan-king Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Elcan-king Elementary School Asian (1994-2011)
Hispanic
13%
12%
Elcan-king Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
45%
37%
Elcan-king Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
40%
44%
Elcan-king Elementary School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Elcan-king Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Elcan-king 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.
0.63 0.66
Elcan-king 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.
75%
51%
Elcan-king 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.
7%
7%
Elcan-king Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,803 students has grown by 955% over five years.
School District Name Decatur County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 5,803 3,298
Decatur County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $34 MM
Decatur County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $36 MM
Decatur County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $100,924 $9,939
Decatur County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $121,675 $10,367
Decatur 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 Bainbridge High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bainbridge Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Potter Street Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bainbridge Potter Street Elementary School
    725 Potter St
    Bainbridge , GA , 39819
    (229)248-2253
    0.5  mi  |  362  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Bainbridge John Johnson Elementary School
    1947 South West St
    Bainbridge , GA , 39819
    (229)248-2215
    0.7  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Bainbridge Bainbridge Middle School
    1301 East College St
    Bainbridge , GA , 39819
    (229)248-2206
    0.8  mi  |  809  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Bainbridge Bainbridge High School
    1 Bearcat Blvd
    Bainbridge , GA , 39819
    (229)248-2230
    0.9  mi  |  1502  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bainbridge Jones-wheat Elementary School
    1400 East Broughton St
    Bainbridge , GA , 39817
    (229)248-2218
    1.2  mi  |  495  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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