Beaverdam Elementary School (Closed 2013)

1088 Ruckersville Rd
Elberton, GA 30635
  • Beaverdam Elementary School served 292 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 81%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 93%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 43% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Beaverdam Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)
80-84%
81%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beaverdam 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)
90-94%
93%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beaverdam 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
26%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Beaverdam Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
57%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beaverdam Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.600.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beaverdam Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElbert County School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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