Thomaston-Upson County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 4,150 students in Thomaston-Upson County School District. Thomaston-Upson County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Thomaston-Upson County School District are Upson-lee High School, Upson-lee Middle School and Upson-lee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Thomaston-Upson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameThomaston-Upson County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.upson.k12.ga.us
School District Phone Number(706) 647-9621
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools4 Schools2,307 Schools
# of Students4,150 Students1,768,908 Students
# of Teachers259 Teachers114,236 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Thomaston-Upson County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 87% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#103 out of 213 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Thomaston-Upson County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thomaston-Upson 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)
37%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thomaston-Upson 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
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Thomaston-Upson 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
0.560.69
# of American Indian Students6 Students3,439 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students23 Students72,421 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students132 Students275,904 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
15%
# of Black Students1,475 Students648,504 Students
% Black Students
36%
37%
# of White Students2,335 Students702,090 Students
% White Students
56%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students178 Students64,610 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:14447,703
# of Students in Kindergarten:299126,528
# of Students in 1st Grade:293128,291
# of Students in 2nd Grade:293130,135
# of Students in 3rd Grade:310136,043
# of Students in 4th Grade:289138,400
# of Students in 5th Grade:305139,292
# of Students in 6th Grade:342135,269
# of Students in 7th Grade:288132,837
# of Students in 8th Grade:276132,393
# of Students in 9th Grade:349147,700
# of Students in 10th Grade:347135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:315123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:300115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,982 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 $10,679 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 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$46 MM$37 MM
This chart display total revenue of Thomaston-Upson 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$44 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Thomaston-Upson 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$10,982$11,799
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Thomaston-Upson 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$10,679$11,763
This chart display average spending per public school student in Thomaston-Upson 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.

Thomaston-Upson County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Upson-lee High School Math: 24% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    268 Knight Trl
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-8171

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,311 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Upson-lee Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 Holston Dr
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-6256

    Grades: 6-8 | 906 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Upson-lee Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    334 Knight Trl
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-3632

    Grades: 3-5 | 904 students
  • Rank: #44.172 Knight Trl
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-7516

    Grades: PK-2 | 1,029 student
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