Blythe Elementary School

290 Church St
Blythe, GA 30805
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Blythe Elementary School serves 298 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Blythe Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (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 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Blythe Elementary School's student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Blythe 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 Blythe Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#515 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
34%
37%
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White
52%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blythe Elementary School is Hephzibah High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hephzibah Middle School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hephzibah Elementary School (5.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hephzibah Hephzibah Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
    5.8 miles
    2542 Ga Highway 88
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    (706) 592-4561
    5.8 PK-5 391
  • Hephzibah Hephzibah High School Math: 3% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 979 students
    5.9 miles
    4558 Brothersville Rd
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    (706) 592-2089
    5.9 9-12 979
  • Hephzibah Hephzibah Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 426 students
    6.3 miles
    2427 Mims Rd
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    (706) 592-4534
    6.3 6-8 426
  • Hephzibah Diamond Lakes Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
    6.5 miles
    4153 Windsor Spring Rd
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    (706) 771-2881
    6.5 PK-5 573
  • Hephzibah Georgia School For Innovation And The Classics Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 722 students
    6.8 miles
    5073 Story Mill Rd
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    (706) 836-0169
    6.8 K-8 722

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