Funston Elementary School

137 North Academy Street
Funston, GA 31753
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Funston Elementary School serves 438 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Funston Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Funston Elementary School's student population of 438 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Funston Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Funston Elementary School is 0.60, 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
#1359 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
53%
15%
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Black
11%
37%
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White
33%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColquitt 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 Funston Elementary School is Ca Gray Junior High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stringfellow Elementary School (5.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moultrie Ca Gray Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-9 | 1,252 student
    4.4 miles
    812 11th Ave Nw
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6189
    4.4 8-9 1,252
  • Moultrie Stringfellow Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
    5.1 miles
    200 5th Ave Sw
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6187
    5.1 PK-5 302
  • Moultrie Willie J. Williams Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 1,398 student
    5.1 miles
    950 4th St Sw
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6183
    5.1 6-7 1,398
  • Moultrie Okapilco Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
    5.5 miles
    3300 Ga Highway 33 N
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6191
    5.5 PK-5 535
  • Moultrie Wright Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
    6.0 miles
    1812 2nd St Se
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6186
    6 PK-5 609

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