East Central Elementary School

1502 Dean Ave Se
Rome, GA 30161
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
East Central Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
East Central Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 56% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

East Central Elementary School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

East Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 East Central Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#349 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
29%
37%
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White
50%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRome City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Central Elementary School is Rome High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rome Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mchenry Primary (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rome Mchenry Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 155 students
    1.7 miles
    100 Mchenry Dr Sw
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 236-1833
    1.7 PK-2 155
  • Rome Anna K. Davie Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 504 students
    1.8 miles
    24 E Main St Sw
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 232-4913
    1.8 PK-6 504
  • Rome North Heights Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 485 students
    2.6 miles
    26 Atteiram Dr Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 295-4442
    2.6 PK-6 485
  • Rome Rome High School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,865 student
    3.4 miles
    1000 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 235-9653
    3.4 9-12 1,865
  • Rome Elm Street Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 565 students
    3.5 miles
    8 S Elm St Sw
    Rome, GA 30165
    (706) 232-5313
    3.5 PK-6 565

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