Ephesus Elementary School

24414 Georgia Highway 100
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Ephesus Elementary School serves 147 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ephesus Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Ephesus Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Ephesus Elementary School's student population of 147 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Ephesus Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ephesus Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#225 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
1%
37%
White
91%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeard County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Ephesus Elementary School is Woodland High School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bowdon Elementary School (8.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodland Woodland High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 294 students
    7.9 miles
    24574 Highway 48
    Woodland, AL 36280
    (256) 449-2315
    7.9 7-12 294
  • Bowdon Bowdon Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 656 students
    8.0 miles
    223 Kent Ave
    Bowdon, GA 30108
    (770) 258-2161
    8 PK-5 656
  • Roopville Roopville Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
    8.1 miles
    60 Old Carrollton Rd
    Roopville, GA 30170
    (770) 854-4421
    8.1 PK-5 390
  • Woodland Woodland Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 343 students
    8.1 miles
    24574 Hwy 48
    Woodland, AL 36280
    (256) 449-2315
    8.1 PK-6 343
  • Bowdon Bowdon High School Math: 37% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 423 students
    8.8 miles
    504 W College St
    Bowdon, GA 30108
    (770) 258-5408
    8.8 9-12 423

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