South Columbia Elementary School

325 Mccormick Rd

Augusta, GA 30907-2603

Tel: (706)863-3220
Grades PK-5
553 students
South Columbia Elementary School serves 553 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
South Columbia Elementary School operates within the Columbia County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 553 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 553 students
South Columbia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Columbia Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
South Columbia Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Columbia Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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 15:1 16:1
South Columbia Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
South Columbia Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
8%
13%
South Columbia Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
25%
37%
South Columbia Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
62%
43%
South Columbia Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
South Columbia Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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
South Columbia Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
53%
56%
South Columbia Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
9%
6%
South Columbia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Columbia County School District's student population of 24,907 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,018 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,583 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
5
Number of Students Managed 24,907 3,213
Columbia County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $36 MM
Columbia County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $200 MM $34 MM
Columbia County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,018 $10,365
Columbia County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,583 $9,935
Columbia County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lakeside High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martinez Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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