Garrett Elementary School

1100 Eisenhower Dr
Augusta, GA 30904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Garrett Elementary School serves 466 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Garrett Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than 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 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Garrett Elementary School's student population of 466 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students466 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Garrett 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 Garrett Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#1757 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
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
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
61%
37%
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White
28%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garrett Elementary School is Westside High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tutt Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Merry Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Augusta Merry Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 364 students
    1.7 miles
    415 Boy Scout Rd
    Augusta, GA 30909
    (706) 737-7185
    1.7 PK-5 364
  • North Augusta Hammond Hill Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 748 students
    1.8 miles
    901 West Woodlawn Avenue
    North Augusta, SC 29841
    (803) 442-6170
    1.8 PK-5 748
  • Augusta Tutt Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 481 students
    1.9 miles
    495 Boy Scout Rd
    Augusta, GA 30909
    (706) 737-7288
    1.9 6-8 481
  • Augusta Westside High School Math: 15% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 741 students
    2.2 miles
    1002 Patriots Way
    Augusta, GA 30907
    (706) 868-4030
    2.2 9-12 741
  • Augusta Academy Of Richmond County High School Math: 11% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,318 student
    2.4 miles
    910 Russell St
    Augusta, GA 30904
    (706) 737-7152
    2.4 9-12 1,318

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