Bacon Elementary School

1425 West Orange St

Jesup, GA 31545-3227

Grades: PK-5

774 students

Bacon Elementary School serves 774 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Bacon Elementary School operates within the Wayne County School District.

Overview

The student population of 774 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 774 students
Bacon Elementary School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Bacon Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Bacon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 17:1 15:1
Bacon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Hispanic
10%
13%
Bacon Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
25%
37%
Bacon Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
62%
44%
Bacon Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Bacon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon 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.
0.55 0.40
Bacon 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.
68%
52%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,749 is less than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,051 is less than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 5,542 3,197
Wayne County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $34 MM
Wayne County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $49 MM $36 MM
Wayne County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,749 $9,939
Wayne County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,051 $10,367
Wayne County 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 Wayne County High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martha Puckett Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School (1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JesupMartha Puckett Middle School
    475 Durrence Rd
    JesupGA 31545
    (912)427-1061
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 605 students                      
  • JesupWayne County High School
    1 Jacket Dr
    JesupGA 31545
    (912)427-1088
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1399 students                      
  • JesupMartha Rawls Smith Elementary School
    710 West Pine St
    JesupGA 31545
    (912)427-1044
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 631 students                      
  • JesupJesup Elementary School
    642 East Plum St
    JesupGA 31546
    (912)427-1033
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 778 students                      
  • JesupArthur Williams Middle School
    1175 South Us Hwy 301
    JesupGA 31546
    (912)427-1025
    2.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 593 students                      

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