Charlton County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,726 students in Charlton County School District. Charlton County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Charlton County School District are St. George Elementary School, Bethune Middle School and Folkston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Charlton County School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameCharlton County School District
School District Phone Number(912) 496-2596
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools4 Schools2,308 Schools
# of Students1,726 Students1,769,279 Students
# of Teachers108 Teachers114,261 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Charlton County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#117 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Charlton County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Charlton 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)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Charlton 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 Charlton 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
0.540.69
# of American Indian Students7 Students3,439 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students12 Students72,421 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students44 Students275,912 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
15%
# of Black Students504 Students648,851 Students
% Black Students
29%
37%
# of White Students1,057 Students702,101 Students
% White Students
61%
40%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students102 Students64,615 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9447,738
# of Students in Kindergarten:140126,586
# of Students in 1st Grade:151128,346
# of Students in 2nd Grade:132130,192
# of Students in 3rd Grade:149136,103
# of Students in 4th Grade:141138,451
# of Students in 5th Grade:118139,347
# of Students in 6th Grade:122135,269
# of Students in 7th Grade:111132,837
# of Students in 8th Grade:124132,393
# of Students in 9th Grade:106147,700
# of Students in 10th Grade:113135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:117123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:108115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,881 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 $10,177 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$19 MM$37 MM
This chart display total revenue of Charlton 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 Charlton 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$10,881$11,799
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Charlton 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$10,177$11,763
This chart display average spending per public school student in Charlton 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.

Charlton County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    St. George Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    13215 Florida Ave
    St. George, GA 31646
    (912) 843-2383

    Grades: PK-6 | 178 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Bethune Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    285 Little Phoebe Church Rd
    Folkston, GA 31537
    (912) 496-2360

    Grades: 4-8 | 552 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Folkston Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    34754 Okefenokee Dr
    Folkston, GA 31537
    (912) 496-7369

    Grades: PK-3 | 552 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Charlton County High School Math: 20% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    994 Indian Trl
    Folkston, GA 31537
    (912) 496-2501

    Grades: 9-12 | 444 students
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