Clarke County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 21 public schools managed by Clarke County School District serving 13,155 students in Athens, Georgia.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Clarke County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Athens Alps Road Elementary School
    205 Alps Rd
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)548-2261

    Grades: PK-5 | 417 students
  • Athens Barnett Shoals Elementary School
    3220 Barnett Shoals Rd
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)357-5334

    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
  • Athens Barrow Elementary School
    100 Pinecrest Dr
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)543-2676

    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
  • Athens Burney-harris-lyons Middle School
    1600 Tallassee Rd
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)548-7208

    Grades: 6-8 | 676 students
  • Athens Cedar Shoals High School
    1300 Cedar Shoals Dr
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)546-5375

    Grades: 9-12 | 1490 students
  • Athens Chase Street Elementary School
    757 N Chase St
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706)543-1081

    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
  • Athens Clarke Central High School
    350 S Milledge Ave
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)357-5200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1525 students
  • Athens Clarke Middle School
    1235 Baxter St
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)543-6547

    Grades: 6-8 | 720 students
  • Athens Classic City High School
    440 Dearing Ext
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)353-2323

    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
  • Athens Coile Middle School
    110 Old Elberton Rd
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706)357-5318

    Grades: 6-8 | 683 students
  • Athens Fowler Drive Elementary School
    400 Fowler Dr
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706)357-5330

    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
  • Athens Gaines Elementary School
    900 Gaines School Rd
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)357-5333

    Grades: PK-5 | 556 students
  • Athens H.t. Edwards Learning Center Facility
    440-2 Dearing Ext
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)357-5239

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Athens Hilsman Middle School
    870 Gaines School Rd
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)548-7281

    Grades: 6-8 | 672 students
  • Athens Howard B. Stroud Elementary School
    715 Fourth St
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706)369-1893

    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
  • Athens Judia Jackson Harris Elementary School
    2300 Danielsville Rd
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706)357-5203

    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
  • Athens Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary School
    1150 Oglethorpe Ave
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)549-0762

    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
  • Athens Timothy Elementary School
    1900 Timothy Rd
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)549-0107

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • Athens Whit Davis Road Elementary School
    1450 Whit Davis Rd
    Athens, GA 30605
    (706)369-1036

    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
  • Athens Whitehead Road Elementary School
    555 Quailwood Dr
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706)548-7296

    Grades: PK-5 | 830 students
  • Winterville Winterville Elementary School
    305 Cherokee Rd
    Winterville, GA 30683
    (706)357-5222

    Grades: PK-5 | 465 students

Overview

School District NameClarke County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students13,155 students
# of Teachers1,007 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students6,561 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students6,594 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.66
# of American Indian Students14 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students242 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students3,182 students
% Hispanic Students
24%
# of Black Students6,491 students
% Black Students
49%
# of White Students2,704 students
% White Students
21%
# of Hawaiian Students10 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students512 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:887
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,117
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,068
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,095
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,023
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,068
# of Students in 5th Grade:997
# of Students in 6th Grade:924
# of Students in 7th Grade:926
# of Students in 8th Grade:901
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,045
# of Students in 10th Grade:856
# of Students in 11th Grade:678
# of Students in 12th Grade:570
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Clarke County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 198 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clarke 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clarke 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clarke County School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,750 is higher than the state average of $10,277. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,396 is higher than the state average of $10,242. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$174 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clarke County School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$183 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Clarke County School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,750$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clarke County School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,396$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clarke County School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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