Monroe County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 4,063 students in Monroe County School District. Monroe County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County School District are T.g. Scott Elementary School, Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School and Mary Persons High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Monroe County School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameMonroe County School District
School District Phone Number(478) 994-2031
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools5 Schools2,308 Schools
# of Students4,063 Students1,769,210 Students
# of Teachers266 Teachers114,273 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

Monroe County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 212 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% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#25 out of 213 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Monroe County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monroe 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monroe 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Monroe County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.470.69
# of American Indian Students5 Students3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students25 Students72,418 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students117 Students275,620 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
15%
# of Black Students983 Students648,963 Students
% Black Students
24%
37%
# of White Students2,805 Students701,418 Students
% White Students
69%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students127 Students64,620 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:21247,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:280126,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:258128,341
# of Students in 2nd Grade:333130,157
# of Students in 3rd Grade:276136,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:307138,416
# of Students in 5th Grade:282139,307
# of Students in 6th Grade:322135,314
# of Students in 7th Grade:311132,875
# of Students in 8th Grade:267132,423
# of Students in 9th Grade:354147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:330135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:252123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:279115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,843 is higher than the state median of $11,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,190 is higher than the state median of $11,705. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$48 MM$36 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monroe County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$50 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Monroe County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,843$11,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monroe County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,190$11,705
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monroe County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Monroe County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    T.g. Scott Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    70 Thornton Rd
    Forsyth, GA 31029
    (478) 994-3495

    Grades: PK-5 | 695 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1315 Ga Highway 83 N
    Forsyth, GA 31029
    (478) 994-9906

    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mary Persons High School Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    310 Montpelier Ave
    Forsyth, GA 31029
    (478) 994-2812

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,215 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Monroe County Middle School- Banks Stephens Campus Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    66 Thornton Rd
    Forsyth, GA 31029
    (478) 994-6186

    Grades: 6-8 | 900 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Samuel E. Hubbard Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    558 Ga Highway 83 S
    Forsyth, GA 31029
    (478) 994-7066

    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
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