Elbert County School District

All
(5)
All
(5)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Middle
(1)
Middle
(1)
 
Elementary
(3)
Elementary
(3)
 
Pre-K
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Elbert County School District serving 3,083 students in Elberton, Georgia.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Elbert County School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameElbert County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,083 students
# of Teachers195 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,505 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,578 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.62
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students20 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students303 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students1,086 students
% Black Students
35%
# of White Students1,560 students
% White Students
50%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students111 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:190
# of Students in Kindergarten:228
# of Students in 1st Grade:235
# of Students in 2nd Grade:262
# of Students in 3rd Grade:245
# of Students in 4th Grade:228
# of Students in 5th Grade:226
# of Students in 6th Grade:205
# of Students in 7th Grade:211
# of Students in 8th Grade:224
# of Students in 9th Grade:231
# of Students in 10th Grade:215
# of Students in 11th Grade:210
# of Students in 12th Grade:173
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Elbert 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 83% has increased from 68% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elbert 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)
29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elbert 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
83%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Elbert 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 $11,642 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 $12,153 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$37 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Elbert County School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$38 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Elbert County School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,642$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Elbert County School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,153$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Elbert County School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
Elbert County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.62, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.