Claxton Elementary School

  • Claxton Elementary School serves 1,064 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Claxton Elementary School operates within the Evans County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1064 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students1,064 students
Claxton Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Claxton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
Claxton Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by GradeClaxton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Claxton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Claxton Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2011)
Hispanic
25%
14%
Claxton Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
35%
37%
Claxton Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
39%
42%
Claxton Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Claxton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Claxton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsClaxton 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.
0.670.41
Claxton Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
97%
57%
Claxton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Claxton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Evans County School District's student population of 1,904 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,097 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 $8,838 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEvans County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed1,9043,306
Evans County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$19 MM$36 MM
Evans County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$17 MM$34 MM
Evans County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,097$10,365
Evans County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$8,838$9,935
Evans County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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