Atkinson County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,699 students in Atkinson County School District. Atkinson County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Atkinson County School District are Willacoochee Elementary School, Pearson Elementary School and Atkinson County Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Atkinson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameAtkinson County School District
School District Phone Number(912) 422-7373
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools4 Schools2,308 Schools
# of Students1,699 Students1,769,279 Students
# of Teachers114 Teachers114,261 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

Atkinson County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 212 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#108 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Atkinson County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Atkinson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Atkinson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Atkinson County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.640.69
# of American Indian Students1 Student3,439 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a72,421 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students662 Students275,912 Students
% Hispanic Students
39%
15%
# of Black Students270 Students648,851 Students
% Black Students
16%
37%
# of White Students737 Students702,101 Students
% White Students
43%
40%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students29 Students64,615 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9747,738
# of Students in Kindergarten:118126,586
# of Students in 1st Grade:131128,346
# of Students in 2nd Grade:119130,192
# of Students in 3rd Grade:129136,103
# of Students in 4th Grade:134138,451
# of Students in 5th Grade:127139,347
# of Students in 6th Grade:131135,269
# of Students in 7th Grade:118132,837
# of Students in 8th Grade:107132,393
# of Students in 9th Grade:133147,700
# of Students in 10th Grade:132135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:119123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:104115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,811 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,799. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,603 is less than the state median of $11,763. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$18 MM$37 MM
This chart display total revenue of Atkinson County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$18 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Atkinson County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,811$11,799
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Atkinson County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,603$11,763
This chart display average spending per public school student in Atkinson County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Atkinson County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Willacoochee Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    430 Vickers St S
    Willacoochee, GA 31650
    (912) 534-5302

    Grades: PK-5 | 185 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Pearson Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    563 King St N
    Pearson, GA 31642
    (912) 422-3882

    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Atkinson County Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    145 Rebel Ln
    Pearson, GA 31642
    (912) 422-3267

    Grades: 6-8 | 356 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Atkinson County High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    145 Rebel Ln
    Pearson, GA 31642
    (912) 422-3267

    Grades: 9-12 | 488 students
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