Muscogee County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 54 public schools serving 31,763 students in Muscogee County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Muscogee County School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Muscogee County School District are Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy, Columbus High School and Mathews Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Muscogee County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Muscogee County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Muscogee County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
54 Schools
2,306 Schools
# Students
31,763 Students
1,768,448 Students
# Teachers
1,962 Teachers
114,224 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Muscogee County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 211 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#126 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Muscogee County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Muscogee 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Muscogee 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Muscogee County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.69
# American Indian Students
60 Students
3,439 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
814 Students
72,420 Students
% Asian Students
3%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,723 Students
275,759 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
15%
# Black Students
18,571 Students
648,311 Students
% Black Students
58%
37%
# White Students
7,939 Students
702,050 Students
% White Students
25%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
73 Students
1,839 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,583 Students
64,595 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,077
47,694
# Students in K Grade:
2,388
126,412
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,448
128,197
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,453
129,992
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,436
135,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,545
138,257
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,540
139,187
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,315
135,248
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,258
132,930
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,201
132,496
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,647
147,765
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,287
135,442
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,107
123,236
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,061
115,678
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,389 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,823. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,119 is higher than the state median of $11,952. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$362 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total revenue of Muscogee County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$385 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Muscogee County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,389
$11,823
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Muscogee County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,119
$11,952
This chart display average spending per public school student in Muscogee County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Muscogee County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
5801 Armour Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 748-2617
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #22.
Columbus High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1700 Cherokee Ave
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 748-2534
Grades: 9-12
| 1,286 students
Rank: #33.
Mathews Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7533 Lynch Rd
Midland, GA 31820
(706) 569-3656
Grades: PK-5
| 738 students
Rank: #44.
Rainey Mccullers School Of The Arts
Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1700 Midtown Dr
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 748-3360
Grades: 6-10
| 310 students
Rank: #55.
Aaron Cohn Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7352 Garrett Rd
Midland, GA 31820
(706) 569-3801
Grades: 6-8
| 567 students
Rank: #66.
Blackmon Road Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7251 Blackmon Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 565-2998
Grades: 6-8
| 642 students
Rank: #77.
Eagle Ridge Academy
Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
7601 Schomburg Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 569-3746
Grades: PK-5
| 749 students
Rank: #88.
Clubview Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 49% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2836 Edgewood Rd
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 565-3017
Grades: K-5
| 501 students
Rank: #99.
North Columbus Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2006 Old Guard Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 748-3183
Grades: K-5
| 755 students
Rank: #1010.
Northside High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2002 American Way
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 748-2920
Grades: 9-12
| 1,446 students
Rank: #1111.
Veterans Memorial Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2008 Old Guard Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 748-3203
Grades: 6-8
| 586 students
Rank: #1212.
Richards Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2892 Edgewood Rd
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 569-3697
Grades: 6-8
| 698 students
Rank: #1313.
Midland Academy
Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7373 Psalmond Rd
Midland, GA 31820
(706) 569-3664
Grades: K-5
| 594 students
Rank: #1414.
Early College Academy Of Columbus At Waverly Terrace
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2701 11th Ave
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 565-2965
Grades: 9-12
| 158 students
Rank: #1515.
Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1400 1st Ave
Columbus, GA 31901
(706) 748-2702
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
Rank: #1616.
Blanchard Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3512 Weems Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 748-2461
Grades: K-5
| 548 students
Rank: #1717.
Hannan Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1338 Talbotton Rd
Columbus, GA 31901
(706) 748-2744
Grades: K-5
| 491 students
Rank: #1818.
Double Churches Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1213 Double Churches Rd
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 748-2660
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #1919.
Midland Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
6990 Warm Springs Rd
Midland, GA 31820
(706) 569-3673
Grades: 6-8
| 413 students
Rank: #2020.
Johnson Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3700 Woodlawn Ave
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 748-2795
Grades: PK-5
| 439 students
Rank: #2121.
Gentian Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4201 Primrose Rd
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 569-3625
Grades: K-5
| 444 students
Rank: #2222.
Allen Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5201 23rd Ave
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 748-2418
Grades: K-5
| 432 students
Rank: #2323.
Waddell Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6101 Miller Rd
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 569-3722
Grades: K-5
| 462 students
Rank: #2424.
River Road Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
516 Heath Dr
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 748-3072
Grades: K-5
| 404 students
Rank: #2525.
Wynnton Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 29% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2303 Wynnton Rd
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 748-3147
Grades: K-5
| 473 students
Rank: #2626.
Arnold Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2011 51st St
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 748-2436
Grades: 6-8
| 607 students
Rank: #2727.
Double Churches Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7611 Whitesville Rd
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 748-2678
Grades: 6-8
| 451 students
Rank: #2828.
Shaw High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
7579 Raider Way
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 569-3638
Grades: 9-12
| 1,251 students
Rank: #2929.
Hardaway High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2901 College Dr
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 748-2766
Grades: 9-12
| 1,273 students
Rank: #3030.
Dimon Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
480 Dogwood Dr
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 683-8772
Grades: K-5
| 496 students
Rank: #3131.
Reese Road Leadership Academy
Math: 28% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3100 Reese Rd
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 569-3684
Grades: K-5
| 499 students
Rank: #3232.
Fort Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2900 Woodruff Farm Rd
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 569-3740
Grades: 6-8
| 544 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Key Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2520 Broadmoor Dr
Columbus, GA 31903
(706) 683-8797
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
South Columbus Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1964 Torch Hill Rd
Columbus, GA 31903
(706) 683-8833
Grades: PK-5
| 534 students
Rank: #3535.
Carver High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3100 8th St
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 748-2499
Grades: 9-12
| 1,136 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 31,763 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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