Lamar County School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,937 students in Lamar County School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Lamar County School District are Lamar County Elementary School, Lamar County Middle School and Lamar County Primary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Lamar County School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Georgia public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public elementary school average of 61% (majority Black).
|School District Name||Lamar County School District|
|School District Website||http://lamar.k12.ga.us|
|School District Phone Number||(770) 358-5891|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (GA)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,838 Schools|
|# of Students||1,937 Students||1,250,587 Students|
|# of Teachers||124 Teachers||83,591 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
Lamar County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 208 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (GA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#137 out of 213 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||2,446 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||7 Students||51,077 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||53 Students||200,326 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||635 Students||459,154 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,143 Students||487,616 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||1,317 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||97 Students||48,550 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||133||46,446|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||196||125,822|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||199||128,346|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||195||130,192|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||206||136,103|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||201||138,451|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||204||139,347|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||211||135,269|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||187||128,234|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||205||126,088|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||4,818|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||4,637|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||3,562|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||3,272|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $10,579 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,799. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,933 is less than the state median of $11,763. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (GA)|
|Total Revenue||$29 MM||$37 MM|
|Spending||$27 MM||$37 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,579||$11,799|
|Revenue / Student||$9,933||$11,763|
Lamar County School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.228 Roberta Dr
Barnesville, GA 30204
Grades: 3-5 | 611 students
- Rank: #22.100 Burnette Rd
Barnesville, GA 30204
Grades: 6-8 | 603 students
- Rank: #33.154 Burnette Rd
Barnesville, GA 30204
Grades: PK-2 | 723 students
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