Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy

  • Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy serves 308 students in grades 9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy's student population of 308 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
80%
37%
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White
9%
40%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.340.42
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Graduation Rate<50%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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