Double Churches Elementary School

1213 Double Churches Rd
Columbus, GA 31904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Double Churches Elementary School serves 572 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Double Churches 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 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Double Churches Elementary School's student population of 572 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Double Churches 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 Double Churches Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#866 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)
46%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
25%
37%
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White
56%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuscogee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Double Churches Elementary School is Northside High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Double Churches Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Double Churches Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 451 students
    0.3 miles
    7611 Whitesville Rd
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706) 748-2678
    0.3 6-8 451
  • Columbus Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 563 students
    2.5 miles
    5801 Armour Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-2617
    2.5 K-5 563
  • Columbus Northside High School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,446 student
    2.6 miles
    2002 American Way
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-2920
    2.6 9-12 1,446
  • Columbus Blanchard Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
    2.7 miles
    3512 Weems Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-2461
    2.7 K-5 548
  • Columbus Veterans Memorial Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
    2.9 miles
    2008 Old Guard Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-3203
    2.9 6-8 586

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