Bacon Elementary School

  • Bacon Elementary School serves 787 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Bacon Elementary School operates within the Wayne County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 787 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students787 students
Bacon Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Bacon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Bacon Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeBacon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Bacon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Bacon Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2010)
Hispanic
11%
14%
Bacon Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
24%
37%
Bacon Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
61%
42%
Bacon Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Bacon Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Bacon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBacon Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.560.67
Bacon Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
68%
57%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wayne County School District's student population of 5,486 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,353 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 $8,947 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed5,4863,306
Wayne County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$51 MM$36 MM
Wayne County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$49 MM$34 MM
Wayne County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,353$10,365
Wayne County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,947$9,935
Wayne County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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