Ethel W. Kight Elementary School

75 Gordon Rd
Lagrange, GA 30240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 569 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ethel W. Kight Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 569 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • : Bottom 50% in GA
  • : 34% (Top 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ethel W. Kight Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Ethel W. Kight Elementary School's student population of 569 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
569 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Ethel W. Kight Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ethel W. Kight Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (GA)
#1389 out of 2204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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34%
37%
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23%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ethel W. Kight 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 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ethel W. Kight Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
18%
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Black
65%
36%
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White
13%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Ethel W. Kight Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ethel W. Kight Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ethel W. Kight Elementary School's ranking?
Ethel W. Kight Elementary School is ranked #1389 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Ethel W. Kight Elementary School often compared to?
Ethel W. Kight Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Franklin Forest Elementary School, Callaway Elementary School, Berta Weathersbee Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
How many students attend Ethel W. Kight Elementary School?
569 students attend Ethel W. Kight Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Ethel W. Kight Elementary School students are Black, 14% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ethel W. Kight Elementary School?
Ethel W. Kight Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Ethel W. Kight Elementary School offer ?
Ethel W. Kight Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Ethel W. Kight Elementary School part of?
Ethel W. Kight Elementary School is part of Troup County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 569 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 34% (Top 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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