Balfour School For Young Children (Closed 2010)

Balfour School For Young Children served 205 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 58% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
55%
37%
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White
42%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThomasville City School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Balfour School For Young Children is Bishop Hall Charter School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Macintyre Park Middle School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thomasville Bishop Hall Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 216 students
    1.1 miles
    220 N Pinetree Blvd
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 227-1397
    1.1 8-12 216
  • Thomasville Macintyre Park Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 594 students
    1.2 miles
    117 Glenwood Dr
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-2628
    1.2 6-8 594
  • Thomasville Scott Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
    1.2 miles
    100 N Hansell St
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-2631
    1.2 PK-5 339
  • Thomasville Thomasville High School Math: 21% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 762 students
    1.4 miles
    315 S Hansell St
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-2634
    1.4 9-12 762
  • Thomasville Hand In Hand Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 751 students
    1.5 miles
    4687 Us Highway 84 Byp W
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-3908
    1.5 PK-K 751
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