Comer Elementary School

565 Gholston St
Comer, GA 30629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Comer Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Comer 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 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 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Comer Elementary School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Comer 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 Comer Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#468 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
7%
37%
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White
76%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Comer Elementary School is Foothills Charter High School (central Office - Madison) (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison County Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Danielsville Elementary School (5.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Danielsville Danielsville Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    5.6 miles
    900 Madison St
    Danielsville, GA 30633
    (706) 795-2181
    5.6 PK-5 463
  • Danielsville Madison County Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,108 student
    5.7 miles
    3215 Highway 172
    Danielsville, GA 30633
    (706) 783-2400
    5.7 6-8 1,108
  • Danielsville Foothills Charter High School (central Office - Madison) Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,258 student
    5.9 miles
    600 Madison St
    Danielsville, GA 30633
    (706) 795-2191
    5.9 9-12 1,258
  • Danielsville Madison County High School Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,441 student
    5.9 miles
    600 Madison St
    Danielsville, GA 30633
    (706) 795-2197
    5.9 9-12 1,441
  • Colbert Colbert Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
    6.0 miles
    255 Colbert School Rd
    Colbert, GA 30628
    (706) 788-2341
    6 PK-5 449

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