Decatur County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Decatur County School District serving 5,253 students in Bainbridge, Georgia.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Decatur County School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bainbridge Bainbridge High School
    1 Bearcat Blvd
    Bainbridge, GA 39819
    (229)248-2230

    Grades: 9-12 | 1505 students
  • Bainbridge Bainbridge Middle School
    1301 E College St
    Bainbridge, GA 39819
    (229)248-2206

    Grades: 7-8 | 709 students
  • Bainbridge Elcan-king Elementary School
    725 E Louise St
    Bainbridge, GA 39819
    (229)248-2212

    Grades: PK-4 | 487 students
  • Bainbridge Hutto Middle School
    1201 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Bainbridge, GA 39817
    (229)248-2224

    Grades: 5-6 | 728 students
  • Bainbridge John Johnson Elementary School
    1947 S West St
    Bainbridge, GA 39819
    (229)248-2215

    Grades: PK-4 | 445 students
  • Bainbridge Jones-wheat Elementary School
    1400 E Broughton St
    Bainbridge, GA 39817
    (229)248-2218

    Grades: PK-4 | 469 students
  • Bainbridge New Beginning Learning Center
    1301 E College St
    Bainbridge, GA 39819
    (229)243-6827

    Grades: 6-12 | 61 students
  • Bainbridge Potter Street Elementary School
    725 Potter St
    Bainbridge, GA 39819
    (229)248-2253

    Grades: PK-4 | 278 students
  • Bainbridge West Bainbridge Elementary School
    915 Zorn Rd
    Bainbridge, GA 39817
    (229)248-2821

    Grades: PK-4 | 571 students

Overview

School District NameDecatur County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,253 students
# of Teachers330 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students2,615 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,638 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students21 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students534 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students2,638 students
% Black Students
50%
# of White Students1,924 students
% White Students
37%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students131 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:305
# of Students in Kindergarten:415
# of Students in 1st Grade:373
# of Students in 2nd Grade:368
# of Students in 3rd Grade:412
# of Students in 4th Grade:377
# of Students in 5th Grade:373
# of Students in 6th Grade:359
# of Students in 7th Grade:379
# of Students in 8th Grade:339
# of Students in 9th Grade:484
# of Students in 10th Grade:407
# of Students in 11th Grade:336
# of Students in 12th Grade:326
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Decatur 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 87% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Decatur 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 Decatur 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
87%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Decatur 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 $10,106 in this school district is less 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 $9,875 is less 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$56 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Decatur County School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$55 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Decatur County School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,106$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Decatur County School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,875$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Decatur 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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