Claxton Elementary School

Claxton Elementary School serves 1,113 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Claxton Elementary School operates within the Evans County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1113 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,113 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
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 0.67 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
Hispanic
23%
13%
Black
34%
37%
White
41%
44%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.67 0.40
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.
81%
52%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,862 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,632 is less than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,088 is less than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Evans County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,862 3,197
District Total Revenue $18 MM $34 MM
District Spending $17 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,632 $9,939
District Spending / Student $9,088 $10,367
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 Claxton High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Claxton Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center (2.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClaxtonClaxton High School
    102 North Clark St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-3993
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 395 students                      
  • ClaxtonClaxton Middle School
    600 Hendrix St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-3646
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 354 students                      
  • ClaxtonCedarwood Psychoeducational Program
    Special Education School
    720 Church St
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-8888
    Special Education School

    1.7 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • ClaxtonClaxton Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    3609 Bill Hodges Rd
    ClaxtonGA 30417
    (912)739-4807
    Alternative School

    2.6 mi | Gr. 7-10 | 8 students                      
  • ReidsvilleTattnall County High School
    17100 Ga Hwy 23
    ReidsvilleGA 30453
    (912)557-4374
    11.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 921 students                      

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