Elcan-king Elementary School

  • Elcan-king Elementary School serves 482 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Elcan-king Elementary School operates within the Decatur County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 482 students
Elcan-king Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Elcan-king Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Elcan-king Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Elcan-king Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Elcan-king Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Elcan-king Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2011)
Hispanic
14%
14%
Elcan-king Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
44%
37%
Elcan-king Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
40%
42%
Elcan-king Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Elcan-king Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Elcan-king Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.41
Elcan-king Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Elcan-king Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Elcan-king Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Decatur County School District's student population of 5,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,485 in this district is less than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,064 is less than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Decatur County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 5,275 3,306
Decatur County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $32 MM
Decatur County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $51 MM $32 MM
Decatur County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,485 $9,769
Decatur County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,064 $9,774
Decatur County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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