Tate Elementary School

Tel: (706)253-5010
Grades: PK-5

329 students

Tate Elementary School serves 329 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Tate Elementary School operates within the Pickens County School District.

Overview

The student population of 329 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 329 students
Tate Elementary School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Tate Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Tate Elementary 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 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Tate Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Tate Elementary School Asian (2003-2010)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Tate Elementary School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
n/a
37%
Tate Elementary School Black (2003-2012)
White
89%
44%
Tate Elementary School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tate Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Tate 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.
0.20 0.83
Tate Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
46%
51%
Tate Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Tate Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pickens County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 4,437 3,462
Pickens County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $51 MM n/a
Pickens County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $59 MM n/a
Pickens County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,317 $0
Pickens County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,077 $0
Pickens 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 Pickens County High School (2.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pickens County Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harmony Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jasper Pickens County High School
    500 Dragon Dr
    Jasper , GA , 30143
    (706)253-1800
    2.6  mi  |  1244  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jasper Pickens County Middle School
    1802 Refuge Rd
    Jasper , GA , 30143
    (706)253-1830
    3.1  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jasper Harmony Elementary School
    550 Harmony School Rd
    Jasper , GA , 30143
    (706)253-1840
    3.2  mi  |  704  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jasper Jasper Middle School
    339 West Church St
    Jasper , GA , 30143
    (706)253-1760
    4.7  mi  |  531  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jasper Jasper Elementary School
    158 Stegall Dr
    Jasper , GA , 30143
    (706)253-1730
    4.8  mi  |  547  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
White Students are Now the Minority in U.S. Public Schools
Increasing birth rates among immigrant families from Asia and Central and South America, combined with lower birth rates among white families, means that for the first time in history, public school students in the United States are majority-minority. This shift in demographics poses difficulties for schools as they work to accommodate children of varying language abilities and socio-economic backgrounds.
Related School Videos
Did You Know?
Georgia public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.83, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Georgia is Appling County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.