East Columbus Magnet Academy

6100 Georgetown Dr
Columbus, GA 31907
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
East Columbus Magnet Academy serves 546 students in grades 6-8.
East Columbus Magnet Academy 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 11% (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 18% (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 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

East Columbus Magnet Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

East Columbus Magnet Academy's student population of 546 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

East Columbus Magnet Academy 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 East Columbus Magnet Academy is 0.21, 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
#2027 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
89%
37%
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White
4%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
10%
7%
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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 East Columbus Magnet Academy is Early College Academy Of Columbus At Waverly Terrace (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Georgetown Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Early College Academy Of Columbus At Waverly Terrace Math: 20-29%
    Grades: 9-12 | 158 students
    0.1 miles
    2701 11th Ave
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706) 565-2965
    0.1 9-12 158
  • Columbus Georgetown Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 513 students
    0.1 miles
    954 High Ln
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 565-2980
    0.1 K-5 513
  • Columbus Kendrick High School Math: 5% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 898 students
    0.1 miles
    6015 Georgetown Dr
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 565-2960
    0.1 9-12 898
  • Columbus Wesley Heights Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 443 students
    0.9 miles
    1801 Amber Dr
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 569-3733
    0.9 K-5 443
  • Columbus Fort Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 544 students
    1.4 miles
    2900 Woodruff Farm Rd
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 569-3740
    1.4 6-8 544

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