Lyons Primary School

298 North Lexington St

Lyons, GA 30436

Tel: (912)526-8391
Grades: PK-2

618 students

Lyons Primary School serves 618 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Lyons Primary School operates within the Toombs County School District.

Overview

The student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 618 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 14:1 15:1
Hispanic
26%
13%
Black
26%
37%
White
43%
44%
Two or more races
5%
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.
0.68 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.
84%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,063 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Toombs County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 3,063 3,197
District Total Revenue $30 MM $34 MM
District Spending $32 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,906 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,578 $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 Toombs County High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Toombs County Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyons Upper Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LyonsToombs County High School
    117 East Wesley Ave
    LyonsGA 30436
    (912)526-6068
    0.2 mi | 797 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LyonsLyons Upper Elementary School
    803 South State St
    LyonsGA 30436
    (912)526-5816
    0.8 mi | 452 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • LyonsToombs County Middle School
    701 Bulldog Rd
    LyonsGA 30436
    (912)526-8363
    1.8 mi | 724 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • VidaliaJ. D. Dickerson Primary School
    800 North St East
    VidaliaGA 30474
    (912)537-3421
    4.8 mi | 570 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • VidaliaSally Dailey Meadows Elementary School
    205 Waters Dr
    VidaliaGA 30474
    (912)537-4755
    4.9 mi | 760 students | Gr. 2-5                      

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