Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy

915 N Lee St
Americus, GA 31719
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy serves 275 students in grades 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy's student population of 275 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy is 0.33, which is less 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
81%
37%
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White
7%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.69
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Graduation Rate
(13-14)
<50%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy is Furlow Charter School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sumter County Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sumter County Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Americus Sumter County Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 838 students
    0.4 miles
    123 Learning Ln
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-1012
    0.4 PK-1 838
  • Americus Sumter County Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 611 students
    0.6 miles
    438 Bumphead Rd
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-7835
    0.6 2-3 611
  • Americus Sumter County Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 561 students
    0.6 miles
    200 Industrial Blvd
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-1010
    0.6 7-8 561
  • Americus Sumter County Intermediate School Math: 14% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 906 students
    2.6 miles
    439 Bumphead Rd
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-3168
    2.6 4-6 906
  • Americus Furlow Charter School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-10 | 511 students
    3.3 miles
    63 Valley Dr
    Americus, GA 31709
    (229) 931-8538
    3.3 K-10 511

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