Edgewood Elementary School (Closed 2014)

3835 Forest Rd
Columbus, GA 31907
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Edgewood Elementary School served 345 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 83%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 93%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 78% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Awards Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Edgewood Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
70-74%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
90-94%
93%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
68%
37%
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White
22%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edgewood Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgewood 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 NameMuscogee County School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edgewood Elementary School is Rainey Mccullers School Of The Arts (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rothschild Leadership Academy School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Rothschild Leadership Academy School Math: 7% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
    1.1 miles
    1136 Hunt Ave
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 569-3709
    1.1 6-8 529
  • Columbus Rainey Mccullers School Of The Arts Math: 38% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-10 | 310 students
    1.2 miles
    1700 Midtown Dr
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-3360
    1.2 6-10 310
  • Columbus Lonnie Jackson Academy Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
    1.3 miles
    4601 Buena Vista Rd
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 565-3039
    1.3 PK-5 489
  • Columbus Richards Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 698 students
    1.3 miles
    2892 Edgewood Rd
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 569-3697
    1.3 6-8 698
  • Columbus Gentian Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    1.4 miles
    4201 Primrose Rd
    Columbus, GA 31907
    (706) 569-3625
    1.4 K-5 444
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