Northside Elementary School

985 1st St Nw

Cairo, GA 39828-1999

Tel: (229)377-2422
Grades: PK-5

390 students

Northside Elementary School serves 390 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Northside Elementary School operates within the Grady County School District.

Overview

The student population of 390 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 390 students
Northside Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Northside Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Northside Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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
Northside Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
48%
13%
Northside Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2013)
Black
42%
37%
Northside Elementary School Black (1994-2013)
White
10%
44%
Northside Elementary School White (1994-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Northside Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Northside 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.
0.59 0.40
Northside 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.
87%
52%
Northside 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.
3%
7%
Northside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,157 students has grown by 38% over five years.
School District Name Grady County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 6,157 3,197
Grady County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $34 MM
District Spending $39 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,051 $9,939
Grady County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,687 $10,367
Grady County School 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 Cairo High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CairoSouthside Elementary School
    491 3rd St Se
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-3723
    1.1 mi | 607 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CairoCairo High School
    455 5th St Se
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-2222
    1.2 mi | 1166 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CairoWashington Middle School
    1277 Martin Luther King Ave Sw
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-2106
    1.2 mi | 622 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CairoEastside Elementary School
    1201 20th St Ne
    CairoGA 39828
    (229)377-8441
    1.4 mi | 726 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WhighamWhigham Elementary School
    211 West Broad Ave
    WhighamGA 39897
    (229)762-4167
    7.1 mi | 534 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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