Eastside Elementary School

1201 20th St Ne
Cairo, GA 39828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Eastside Elementary School serves 626 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 top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is equal to the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 626 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
626 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Eastside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Eastside Elementary School is 0.69, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1097 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
26%
18%
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Black
40%
36%
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White
29%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Eastside Elementary School's ranking?
Eastside Elementary School is ranked #1097 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Eastside Elementary School often compared to?
Eastside Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Northside Elementary School, Southside Elementary School, Whigham Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Eastside Elementary School?
626 students attend Eastside Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Eastside Elementary School students are Black, 29% of students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Eastside Elementary School?
Eastside Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Eastside Elementary School offer ?
Eastside Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Eastside Elementary School part of?
Eastside Elementary School is part of Grady County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 626 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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