Lake Park Elementary School

Lake Park Elementary School serves 750 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Lake Park Elementary School operates within the Lowndes County School District.

Overview

The student population of 750 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 750 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
7%
13%
Black
19%
37%
White
72%
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.
0.44 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.
56%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,912 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 10,912 3,197
District Total Revenue $99 MM $34 MM
District Spending $126 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,091 $9,939
District Spending / Student $12,829 $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 Echols County High School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lowndes Middle School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clyattville Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
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  • ValdostaClyattville Elementary School
    5386 Madison Hwy
    ValdostaGA 31601
    (229)559-7062
    7.8 mi | 653 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JenningsNorth Hamilton Elementary School
    1291 Florida St
    JenningsFL 32053
    (386)938-1400
    7.8 mi | 478 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ValdostaMoulton-branch Elementary School
    5725 Inner Perimeter Rd
    ValdostaGA 31601
    (229)245-2294
    8.2 mi | 653 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ValdostaLowndes Middle School
    2379 Copeland Rd
    ValdostaGA 31601
    (229)245-2280
    8.5 mi | 864 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • StatenvilleEchols County Elementary Middle School
    229 Us Hwy 129 South
    StatenvilleGA 31648
    (229)559-5413
    9.4 mi | 580 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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