Butts County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,428 students in Butts County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Butts County School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Butts County School District are Hampton L. Daughtry Elementary School, Jackson Elementary School and Stark Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Butts County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 62% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Butts County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,306 Schools
# Students
3,428 Students
1,727,262 Students
# Teachers
219 Teachers
115,683 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Butts County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 210 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#160 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Butts County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Butts 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Butts 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Butts County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.57
0.70
# American Indian Students
2 Students
3,324 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
17 Students
76,955 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
164 Students
295,026 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
17%
# Black Students
1,106 Students
628,056 Students
% Black Students
32%
36%
# White Students
1,949 Students
650,784 Students
% White Students
57%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
189 Students
71,979 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
147
43,538
# Students in K Grade:
250
113,895
# Students in 1st Grade:
233
122,289
# Students in 2nd Grade:
246
123,347
# Students in 3rd Grade:
271
124,751
# Students in 4th Grade:
229
126,550
# Students in 5th Grade:
255
129,387
# Students in 6th Grade:
233
133,851
# Students in 7th Grade:
250
138,298
# Students in 8th Grade:
295
139,887
# Students in 9th Grade:
274
148,149
# Students in 10th Grade:
265
139,347
# Students in 11th Grade:
239
125,513
# Students in 12th Grade:
241
118,460
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,839 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,105. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,226 is higher than the state median of $12,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$41 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total revenue of Butts County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$45 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Butts County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,839
$12,105
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Butts County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,226
$12,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Butts County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Butts County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hampton L. Daughtry Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Shiloh Rd
Jackson, GA 30233
(770) 504-2356
Grades: PK-5
| 502 students
Rank: #22.
Jackson Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1105 Brownlee Rd
Jackson, GA 30233
(770) 775-9480
Grades: PK-5
| 511 students
Rank: #33.
Stark Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
209 Stark Rd
Jackson, GA 30233
(770) 775-9470
Grades: PK-5
| 618 students
Rank: #44.
Jackson High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
717 S Harkness St
Jackson, GA 30233
(770) 504-2340
Grades: 9-12
| 1,019 students
Rank: #55.
Henderson Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
494 George Tate Dr
Jackson, GA 30233
(770) 504-2310
Grades: 6-8
| 778 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Butts County School District
  • 181 N. Mulberry St., Jackson, GA, 30233
  • (770) 504-2300
  • butts.k12.ga.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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