Gilbert Elementary School

87 South Burnt Mill Rd

La Fayette, GA 30728-4263

Tel: (706)638-2432
Grades: PK-5

444 students

Gilbert Elementary School serves 444 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Gilbert Elementary School operates within the Walker County School District.

Overview

The student population of 444 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 444 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 13:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
13%
Black
5%
37%
White
90%
44%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.19 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.
78%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,416 students has grown by 42% over five years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
5
Number of Students Managed 13,416 3,197
District Total Revenue $95 MM $34 MM
District Spending $97 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,102 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,326 $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 Lafayette High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rossville Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Lafayette Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RossvilleRossville Middle School
    316 Bull Dog Trl
    RossvilleGA 30741
    (706)820-0638
    1.5 mi | 670 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • La FayetteNorth Lafayette Elementary School
    610 North Duke St
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-1869
    2 mi | 529 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • La FayetteLafayette Middle School
    419 Rdrunner Blvd
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-6440
    2.7 mi | 900 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • La FayetteLafayette High School
    5178 Round Pond Rd
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-2342
    2.9 mi | 1138 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • La FayetteNaomi Elementary School
    4038 East Hwy 136
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-2443
    5.5 mi | 445 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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