Barksdale Elementary School

596 Oglesby Bridge Rd Se
Conyers, GA 30094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Barksdale Elementary School serves 584 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Barksdale Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Barksdale Elementary School's student population of 584 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students584 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Barksdale Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Barksdale Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#592 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
52%
37%
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White
32%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockdale County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barksdale Elementary School is Salem High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Veterans Memorial Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Honey Creek Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Conyers Honey Creek Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
    2.0 miles
    700 Honey Creek Rd Se
    Conyers, GA 30094
    (770) 483-5706
    2 PK-5 610
  • Covington Oak Hill Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 672 students
    2.9 miles
    6243 Highway 212
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6906
    2.9 PK-5 672
  • Conyers Salem High School Math: 17% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,148 student
    3.0 miles
    3551 Underwood Rd Se
    Conyers, GA 30013
    (770) 929-0176
    3 9-12 1,148
  • Covington West Newton Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
    3.0 miles
    13387 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6472
    3 PK-5 731
  • Covington Veterans Memorial Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
    3.1 miles
    13357 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6893
    3.1 6-8 703

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