Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School

476 Frances Meeks Way
Richmond Hill, GA 31324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 658 students in grades 4-5, Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Enrollment: 658 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Top 20% in GA
  • : 57% (Top 20%)
  • : 52% (Top 20%)
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School's student population of 658 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-5
Total Students
658 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (GA)
#356 out of 2204 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
57%
37%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
52%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
56%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
16%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
58%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Georgia.
0.62
This chart displays the diversity score of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School's ranking?
Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School is ranked #356 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School often compared to?
Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bryan County Elementary School, Richmond Hill Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
How many students attend Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School?
658 students attend Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 15% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School?
Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School offer ?
Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 4-5
What school district is Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School part of?
Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School is part of Bryan County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Enrollment: 658 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 57% (Top 20%)
  • : 52% (Top 20%)
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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