Jerger Elementary School

1006 South Broad St,

Thomasville, GA, 31792-6701

Tel: (229)225-2625
Grades: PK-5

790 students

Jerger Elementary School serves 790 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% 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 790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 790 students
Jerger Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Jerger Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jerger Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Jerger Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Jerger Elementary School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Jerger Elementary School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
28%
37%
Jerger Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
66%
44%
Jerger Elementary School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jerger Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jerger 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.
0.49 0.66
Jerger Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
31%
51%
Jerger Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Jerger Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,346 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Thomasville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 3,346 3,298
District Total Revenue $31 MM $34 MM
Thomasville City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $36 MM
Thomasville City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,441 $9,939
Thomasville City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,429 $10,367
Thomasville City 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 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 Students Grades
  • Thomasville Harper Elementary School
    520 Fletcher St
    Thomasville , GA , 31792
    (229)225-2622
    0.9  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Thomasville Thomasville High School
    315 South Hansell St
    Thomasville , GA , 31792
    (229)225-2634
    1  mi  |  740  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Thomasville Scott Elementary School
    100 North Hansell St
    Thomasville , GA , 31792
    (229)225-2631
    1.1  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Thomasville Macintyre Park Middle School
    117 Glenwood Dr
    Thomasville , GA , 31792
    (229)225-2628
    1.3  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Thomasville T J Loftiss Ii Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    400 South Pinetree Blvd
    Thomasville , GA , 31792
    (912)227-2764
    Alternative School
    1.6  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  6-10

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