Effingham County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 14 top public schools in Effingham County School District, serving 11,988 students.
  • Public school in Effingham County School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus Georgia public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus 41% Georgia statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in Georgia.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is South Effingham Elementary School, with 69% math proficiency and 63% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Georgia or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black) , which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Georgia public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameEffingham County School District
School District Phone Number(912)754-6491
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools14 Schools2,378 Schools
# of Students11,988 Students1,776,503 Students
# of Teachers774 Teachers114,052 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

  • Effingham County School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 207 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Effingham 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)
51%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Effingham 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 Effingham County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.440.68
# of American Indian Students7 Students3,468 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students101 Students69,630 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students830 Students267,734 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
15%
# of Black Students1,767 Students656,156 Students
% Black Students
15%
37%
# of White Students8,752 Students715,558 Students
% White Students
73%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students6 Students1,877 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students525 Students61,930 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:58547,570
# of Students in Kindergarten:824127,825
# of Students in 1st Grade:835130,600
# of Students in 2nd Grade:864135,552
# of Students in 3rd Grade:886139,123
# of Students in 4th Grade:913138,519
# of Students in 5th Grade:936135,856
# of Students in 6th Grade:939133,733
# of Students in 7th Grade:865133,574
# of Students in 8th Grade:880132,439
# of Students in 9th Grade:934150,754
# of Students in 10th Grade:926136,789
# of Students in 11th Grade:817121,922
# of Students in 12th Grade:784112,247
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,124 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 $9,549 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$105 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Effingham County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$110 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Effingham County  School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,124$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Effingham County  School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,549$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Effingham County  School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Effingham County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | GA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Rincon Blandford Elementary School Math: 62% / Reading: 58% | Top 20%
    4650 Mccall Rd
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912)826-4200

    Grades: PK-5 | 744 students
  • Savannah Coastal Georgia Comprehensive Academy Special Education School
    2001 Cynthia Street
    Savannah, GA 31405
    (912)651-7386

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Rincon Ebenezer Elementary School Math: 63% / Reading: 58% | Top 20%
    1198 Ebenezer Rd
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912)754-5522

    Grades: PK-5 | 747 students
  • Rincon Ebenezer Middle School Math: 67% / Reading: 53% | Top 20%
    1100 Ebenezer Rd
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912)754-7757

    Grades: 6-8 | 792 students
  • Springfield Effingham County High School Math: 45% / Reading: 49% | Top 30%
    1589 Ga Highway 119 S
    Springfield, GA 31329
    (912)754-6404

    Grades: 9-12 | 1867 students
  • Guyton Effingham County Middle School Math: 31% / Reading: 37% | Bottom 50%
    1659 Ga Highway 119 S
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)772-7001

    Grades: 6-8 | 825 students
  • Guyton Guyton Elementary School Math: 43% / Reading: 44% | Top 50%
    719 Central Blvd
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)772-3384

    Grades: PK-5 | 734 students
  • Guyton Marlow Elementary School Math: 64% / Reading: 53% | Top 20%
    5160 Ga Highway 17 S
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)728-3262

    Grades: PK-5 | 813 students
  • Rincon Rincon Elementary School Math: 58% / Reading: 51% | Top 20%
    501 Richland Ave
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912)826-5523

    Grades: PK-5 | 723 students
  • Guyton Sand Hill Elementary School Math: 42% / Reading: 40% | Top 50%
    199 Stagecoach Ave
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)728-5112

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Guyton South Effingham Elementary School Math: 69% / Reading: 63% | Top 10%
    767 Kolic Helmey Rd
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)728-3801

    Grades: PK-5 | 801 students
  • Guyton South Effingham High School Math: 47% / Reading: 63% | Top 20%
    1220 Noel C Conaway Rd
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)728-7511

    Grades: 9-12 | 1594 students
  • Guyton South Effingham Middle School Math: 60% / Reading: 53% | Top 20%
    1200 Noel C Conaway Rd
    Guyton, GA 31312
    (912)728-7500

    Grades: 6-8 | 1067 students
  • Springfield Springfield Elementary School Math: 50% / Reading: 42% | Top 30%
    300 Old Dixie Hwy S
    Springfield, GA 31329
    (912)754-3326

    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
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