221 Jc Hunter Rd
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ben Hill County Primary School serves 881 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Ben Hill County Primary School's student population of 881 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
881 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ben Hill County Primary 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 Data
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State Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ben Hill County Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
42%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ben Hill County Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
45%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ben Hill County Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Ben Hill County Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ben Hill County Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ben Hill County Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 881 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 30% in GA)

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