Chattooga County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,808 students in Chattooga County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Chattooga County School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Chattooga County School District are Lyerly Elementary School, Menlo Elementary School and Leroy Massey Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Chattooga County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Chattooga County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
6 Schools
2,292 Schools
# Students
2,808 Students
1,760,446 Students
# Teachers
184 Teachers
113,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Chattooga County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 211 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 87% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#135 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chattooga County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chattooga 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)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chattooga 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
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Chattooga 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
0.37
0.69
# American Indian Students
2 Students
3,424 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
72,284 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
178 Students
274,200 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
15%
# Black Students
248 Students
644,823 Students
% Black Students
9%
37%
# White Students
2,216 Students
699,527 Students
% White Students
79%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
158 Students
64,316 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
105
47,341
# Students in K Grade:
219
125,814
# Students in 1st Grade:
198
127,621
# Students in 2nd Grade:
205
129,422
# Students in 3rd Grade:
219
135,456
# Students in 4th Grade:
244
137,809
# Students in 5th Grade:
233
138,417
# Students in 6th Grade:
197
134,456
# Students in 7th Grade:
175
132,547
# Students in 8th Grade:
207
132,085
# Students in 9th Grade:
189
147,248
# Students in 10th Grade:
212
134,824
# Students in 11th Grade:
206
122,538
# Students in 12th Grade:
199
114,868
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,499 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,490. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,891 is higher than the state median of $12,099. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$32 MM
$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chattooga County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$36 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Chattooga County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,499
$12,490
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chattooga County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,891
$12,099
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chattooga County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Chattooga County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Lyerly Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
150 Oak Hill Rd
Lyerly, GA 30730
(706) 895-3323
Grades: PK-8
| 370 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Menlo Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2430 Highway 337
Menlo, GA 30731
(706) 862-2323
Grades: PK-8
| 350 students
Rank: #33.
Leroy Massey Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
403 Dot Johnson Way
Summerville, GA 30747
(706) 857-6660
Grades: PK-5
| 921 students
Rank: #44.
Chattooga High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
989 Highway 114
Summerville, GA 30747
(706) 857-2402
Grades: 9-12
| 746 students
Rank: #55.
Summerville Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Middle School Rd
Summerville, GA 30747
(706) 857-2444
Grades: 6-8
| 345 students
Rank: #66.
Chattooga Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
989 Highway 114
Summerville, GA 30747
(706) 859-2263
Grades: 2-12
| 76 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Chattooga County
  • 33 Middle School Road, Summerville, GA, 30747
  • (706) 857-3447
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,808 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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