Allen Elementary School

5201 23rd Ave
Columbus, GA 31904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Allen Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Allen Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Allen Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Allen Elementary School's student population of 432 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Allen Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Allen Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1286 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
15%
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Black
25%
37%
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White
42%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuscogee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Allen Elementary School is Hardaway High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Arnold Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Arnold Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
    0.2 miles
    2011 51st St
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706) 748-2436
    0.2 6-8 607
  • Columbus Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 563 students
    0.9 miles
    5801 Armour Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-2617
    0.9 K-5 563
  • Columbus Johnson Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    1.2 miles
    3700 Woodlawn Ave
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706) 748-2795
    1.2 PK-5 439
  • Columbus Hardaway High School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,273 student
    1.3 miles
    2901 College Dr
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-2766
    1.3 9-12 1,273
  • Columbus Clubview Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 501 students
    1.5 miles
    2836 Edgewood Rd
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 565-3017
    1.5 K-5 501

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