Elbert County Elementary School

  • Elbert County Elementary School serves 735 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Elbert County Elementary School's student population of 735 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students735 students
This chart display total students of Elbert County Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Elbert County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Elbert County Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elbert County Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1629 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elbert County Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
40%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
47%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elbert County Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.620.42
This chart display the diversity score of Elbert County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elbert County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElbert County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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