Ephesus Elementary School

  • Ephesus Elementary School serves 134 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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 134 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ephesus Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ephesus Elementary School is 0.11, which is less 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#124 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
15%
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White
94%
40%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ephesus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.110.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeard County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Ephesus Elementary School is Woodland High School (7.9 miles away)
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