Early County Elementary School

283 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Blakely, GA 39823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Early County Elementary School serves 961 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Early County 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 35% (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 22% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Early County Elementary School's student population of 961 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students961 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Early County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

Early County 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 Early County Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#1547 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
71%
37%
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White
22%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Early County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEarly County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Early County Elementary School is Early County High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Early County Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Blakely Early County Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 458 students
    0.0 miles
    12053 Columbia St
    Blakely, GA 39823
    (229) 723-3746
    0 6-8 458
  • Blakely Early County High School Math: 20% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 633 students
    0.1 miles
    12020 Columbia St
    Blakely, GA 39823
    (229) 723-3006
    0.1 9-12 633
  • Columbia Houston County High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 373 students
    11.7 miles
    200 W Church St
    Columbia, AL 36319
    (334) 696-2221
    11.7 7-12 373
  • Arlington Calhoun County Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 276 students
    16.3 miles
    18904 Morgan Rd
    Arlington, GA 39813
    (229) 213-0147
    16.3 PK-5 276
  • Edison Pataula Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 555 students
    17.7 miles
    18637 Hartford St
    Edison, GA 39846
    (229) 354-4001
    17.7 K-12 555

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