Gracewood Elementary School

  • Gracewood Elementary School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gracewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Gracewood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Gracewood Elementary School's student population of 477 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gracewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gracewood Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank#1597 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
66%
37%
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White
28%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gracewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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