Berta Weathersbee Elementary School

  • Berta Weathersbee Elementary School serves 262 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Berta Weathersbee Elementary School operates within the Troup County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 262 students has declined by 29% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students262 students
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeBerta Weathersbee Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Hispanic
3%
14%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
84%
37%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
10%
42%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBerta Weathersbee Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.290.67
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
89%
57%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Troup County School District's student population of 12,681 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,330 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,394 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameTroup County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
5
Number of Students Managed12,6813,306
Troup County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$131 MM$36 MM
Troup County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$132 MM$34 MM
Troup County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,330$10,365
Troup County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,394$9,935
Troup County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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