Eastside Elementary School

1201 20th St Ne
Cairo, GA 39828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Eastside Elementary School serves 678 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Eastside 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Eastside Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Eastside Elementary School's student population of 678 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students678 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Rankings

Eastside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Eastside Elementary School is 0.68, 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
#1444 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
22%
15%
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Black
41%
37%
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White
33%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrady County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eastside Elementary School is Cairo High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cairo Cairo High School Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,226 student
    1.3 miles
    455 5th St Se
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-2222
    1.3 9-12 1,226
  • Cairo Northside Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    1.4 miles
    985 1st St Nw
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-2422
    1.4 PK-5 414
  • Cairo Southside Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    1.5 miles
    491 3rd St Se
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-3723
    1.5 PK-5 645
  • Cairo Washington Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 667 students
    2.4 miles
    1277 Booker Hill Blvd Sw
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-2106
    2.4 6-8 667
  • Whigham Whigham Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 498 students
    8.5 miles
    211 W Broad Ave
    Whigham, GA 39897
    (229) 762-4167
    8.5 PK-8 498

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