Colham Ferry Elementary School

191 Colham Ferry Rd
Watkinsville, GA 30677
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Colham Ferry Elementary School serves 553 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Colham Ferry Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 68% (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 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Colham Ferry Elementary School's student population of 553 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Colham Ferry Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Colham Ferry Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#155 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
3%
37%
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White
85%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOconee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Colham Ferry Elementary School is Oconee County High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Oconee County Middle School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Watkinsville Oconee County High School Math: 63% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,147 student
    2.4 miles
    2721 Hog Mountain Rd
    Watkinsville, GA 30677
    (706) 769-6655
    2.4 9-12 1,147
  • Watkinsville Oconee County Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 845 students
    2.4 miles
    1101 Mars Hill Rd
    Watkinsville, GA 30677
    (706) 769-3575
    2.4 6-8 845
  • Watkinsville Oconee County Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-5 | 455 students
    2.6 miles
    2230 Hog Mountain Rd
    Watkinsville, GA 30677
    (706) 769-7791
    2.6 3-5 455
  • Watkinsville Oconee County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 432 students
    2.6 miles
    2290 Hog Mountain Rd
    Watkinsville, GA 30677
    (706) 769-7941
    2.6 PK-2 432
  • Bogart Rocky Branch Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 760 students
    3.1 miles
    5250 Hog Mountain Rd
    Bogart, GA 30622
    (706) 769-3235
    3.1 K-5 760

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