Appling County Elementary School

680 Blackshear Hwy
Baxley, GA 31513
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Appling County Elementary School serves 579 students in grades 3-5.
Appling County Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Appling County Elementary School's student population of 579 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Appling County 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 Appling County Elementary School is 0.68, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1182 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
15%
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Black
32%
37%
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White
43%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAppling County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Appling County Elementary School is Appling County High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appling County Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Appling County Primary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baxley Appling County High School Math: 58% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,005 student
    0.0 miles
    482 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-8610
    0 9-12 1,005
  • Baxley Appling County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 646 students
    0.0 miles
    678 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-8642
    0 PK-2 646
  • Baxley Appling County Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 784 students
    2.2 miles
    2997 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-8630
    2.2 6-8 784
  • Baxley Altamaha Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    7.8 miles
    344 Altamaha School Rd
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-3713
    7.8 PK-5 423
  • Surrency Fourth District Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 202 students
    12.7 miles
    13396 Blackshear Hwy
    Surrency, GA 31563
    (912) 367-3250
    12.7 PK-5 202

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