Jerger Elementary School

1006 South Broad St

Thomasville, GA 31792-6701

Grades: PK-5

816 students

Jerger Elementary School serves 816 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Jerger Elementary School operates within the Thomasville City School District.

Overview

The student population of 816 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 816 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 18:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
3%
13%
Black
26%
37%
White
69%
44%
Two or more races
1%
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.
0.46 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.
30%
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 3,311 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Thomasville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 3,311 3,197
District Total Revenue $31 MM $34 MM
District Spending $34 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,441 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,429 $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 Thomasville High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Macintyre Park Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harper Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ThomasvilleHarper Elementary School
    520 Fletcher St
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2622
    0.9 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ThomasvilleThomasville High School
    315 South Hansell St
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2634
    1 mi | 735 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ThomasvilleScott Elementary School
    100 North Hansell St
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2631
    1.1 mi | 422 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ThomasvilleMacintyre Park Middle School
    117 Glenwood Dr
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2628
    1.3 mi | 646 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ThomasvilleT J Loftiss Ii Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    400 South Pinetree Blvd
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (912)227-2764
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | 7 students | Gr. 7-9                      

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