Banks County Elementary School

  • Banks County Elementary School serves 639 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Banks County Elementary School's student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students639 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Banks County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Banks County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Banks County Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Banks County Elementary School is 0.27, 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)
Overall School Rank#640 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Banks County Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
85%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Banks County Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.270.42
This chart display the diversity score of Banks County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Banks County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBanks County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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