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 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 816 students
Jerger Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Jerger Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jerger Elementary School Student 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
Jerger Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Jerger Elementary School Asian Students (2004-2013)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Jerger Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
26%
37%
Jerger Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
69%
44%
Jerger Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Jerger Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Jerger 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.
0.46 0.40
Jerger 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.
30%
52%
Jerger 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.
6%
7%
Jerger Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,311 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,441 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,429 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Thomasville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 3,311 3,197
Thomasville City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $34 MM
Thomasville City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $36 MM
Thomasville City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,441 $9,939
Thomasville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,429 $10,367
Thomasville City 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ThomasvilleHarper Elementary School
    520 Fletcher St
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2622
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 488 students                      
  • ThomasvilleThomasville High School
    315 South Hansell St
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2634
    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 735 students                      
  • ThomasvilleScott Elementary School
    100 North Hansell St
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2631
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 422 students                      
  • ThomasvilleMacintyre Park Middle School
    117 Glenwood Dr
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (229)225-2628
    1.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 646 students                      
  • ThomasvilleT J Loftiss Ii Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    400 South Pinetree Blvd
    ThomasvilleGA 31792
    (912)227-2764
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 7 students                      

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