Kinchafoonee Primary School

295 Leslie Hwy,

Leesburg, GA, 31763-4338

Tel: (229)903-2200
Grades: PK-2

917 students

Kinchafoonee Primary School serves 917 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Kinchafoonee Primary School operates within the Lee County School District.

Overview

The student population of 917 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 917 students
Kinchafoonee Primary School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Kinchafoonee Primary School Total Classroom Teachers (1997-2012)
Students by Grade Kinchafoonee Primary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 16:1 15:1
Kinchafoonee Primary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1997-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Kinchafoonee Primary School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Kinchafoonee Primary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
14%
37%
Kinchafoonee Primary School Black (1997-2012)
White
78%
44%
Kinchafoonee Primary School White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kinchafoonee Primary School Sch Ethnicity Kinchafoonee Primary 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.
0.37 0.66
Kinchafoonee Primary School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
35%
51%
Kinchafoonee Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Kinchafoonee Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,258 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lee County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 6,258 3,298
Lee County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $34 MM
Lee County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $36 MM
Lee County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,601 $9,939
Lee County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,873 $10,367
Lee 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 Lee High School 9th Grade Campus (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lee High School 9th Grade Campus (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Twin Oaks Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Leesburg Twin Oaks Elementary School
    370 Leslie Hwy
    Leesburg , GA , 31763
    (229)903-3590
    0.3  mi  |  668  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Leesburg Lee High School 9th Grade Campus
    370 Leslie Hwy
    Leesburg , GA , 31763
    (229)903-3590
    0.3  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  9
  • Leesburg Lee County Primary School
    282 Magnolia Ave
    Leesburg , GA , 31763
    (229)903-2180
    0.3  mi  |  676  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Leesburg Lee County Middle School
    190 Smithville Rd North
    Leesburg , GA , 31763
    (229)903-2140
    0.6  mi  |  1546  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Leesburg Lee County Elementary School
    185 Firetower Rd
    Leesburg , GA , 31763
    (229)903-2220
    0.8  mi  |  698  students  |  Gr.  3-5

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