Byron Elementary School

202 New Dunbar Rd
Byron, GA 31008
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Byron Elementary School serves 650 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Byron Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Byron Elementary School's student population of 650 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Byron Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Byron Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#1021 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
29%
37%
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White
58%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeach County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Byron Elementary School is Rutland High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Byron Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Byron Byron Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 379 students
    0.3 miles
    201 Linda Dr
    Byron, GA 31008
    (478) 956-4999
    0.3 6-8 379
  • Byron Kay Road Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 584 students
    2.5 miles
    800 Kay Rd
    Byron, GA 31008
    (478) 825-8893
    2.5 PK-5 584
  • Byron Eagle Springs Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 825 students
    2.8 miles
    3591 Us Highway 41 N
    Byron, GA 31008
    (478) 953-0450
    2.8 PK-5 825
  • Centerville Thomson Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 750 students
    3.4 miles
    301 Thomson Rd
    Centerville, GA 31028
    (478) 953-0488
    3.4 6-8 750
  • Centerville Centerville Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    3.9 miles
    450 N Houston Lake Blvd
    Centerville, GA 31028
    (478) 953-0400
    3.9 PK-5 631

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