Cooper-carver Elementary School

455 Greenwave Blvd
Dawson, GA 39842
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Cooper-carver Elementary School serves 683 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cooper-carver Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Cooper-carver Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Cooper-carver Elementary School's student population of 683 students has grown by 64% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Cooper-carver Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Cooper-carver Elementary School is 0.15, 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
#1915 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
92%
37%
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White
5%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cooper-carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTerrell County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cooper-carver Elementary School is Terrell High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Terrell Middle School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dawson Terrell High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 370 students
    2.6 miles
    201 Greenwave Blvd
    Dawson, GA 39842
    (229) 995-2544
    2.6 9-12 370
  • Dawson Terrell Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 305 students
    2.6 miles
    201 Greenwave Blvd
    Dawson, GA 39842
    (229) 995-2828
    2.6 6-8 305
  • Shellman Southwest Georgia S.t.e.m. Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 203 students
    10.5 miles
    185 Pecan St
    Shellman, GA 39886
    (229) 679-5555
    10.5 PK-7 203
  • Dawson Terrell Regional Youth Detention Center Special Education School
    Grades: 6-10 | 8 students
    10.6 miles
    1666 Albany Hwy
    Dawson, GA 39842
    (404) 508-6570
    10.6 6-10 8
  • Leesburg Lee County Middle School West Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    16.0 miles
    190 Smithville Rd N
    Leesburg, GA 31763
    (229) 903-2140
    16 6-8 853

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