Barton Chapel Elementary School

Barton Chapel Elementary School serves 485 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Barton Chapel Elementary School operates within the Richmond County School District.

Overview

The student population of 485 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 485 students
Barton Chapel Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Barton Chapel Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Barton Chapel Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Barton Chapel Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Barton Chapel Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
92%
37%
Barton Chapel Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
5%
44%
Barton Chapel Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Barton Chapel Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.15 0.40
Barton Chapel 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.
98%
52%
Barton Chapel 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.
1%
7%
Barton Chapel Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,252 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,609 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,488 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Richmond County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
5
Number of Students Managed 35,252 3,197
Richmond County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $34 MM
Richmond County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $343 MM $36 MM
Richmond County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,609 $9,939
Richmond County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,488 $10,367
Richmond County School District 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 Glenn Hills High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glenn Hills Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenn Hills Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • AugustaGlenn Hills Middle School
    2941 Glenn Hills Dr
    AugustaGA 30906
    (706)796-4705
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 745 students                      
  • AugustaGlenn Hills High School
    2840 Glenn Hills Dr
    AugustaGA 30906
    (706)796-4924
    1.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 890 students                      
  • AugustaGlenn Hills Elementary School
    2838 Glenn Hills Dr
    AugustaGA 30906
    (706)796-4942
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 499 students                      
  • AugustaTerrace Manor Elementary School
    3110 Tate Rd
    AugustaGA 30906
    (706)796-4910
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 391 students                      
  • AugustaBayvale Elementary School
    3309 Milledgeville Rd
    AugustaGA 30909
    (706)737-7255
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 416 students                      

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