Grovetown Elementary School

Tel: (706)863-0800
  • Grovetown Elementary School serves 626 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Grovetown Elementary School operates within the Columbia County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 626 students
Grovetown Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Grovetown Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Grovetown Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Grovetown Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Grovetown Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Grovetown Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Grovetown Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
28%
37%
Grovetown Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
47%
42%
Grovetown Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Grovetown Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Grovetown Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Grovetown Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.41
Grovetown Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
57%
Grovetown Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
6%
Grovetown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Columbia County School District's student population of 25,532 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,869 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,731 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
5
Number of Students Managed 25,532 3,306
Columbia County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $221 MM $33 MM
Columbia County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $218 MM $33 MM
Columbia County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,869 $10,007
Columbia County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,731 $9,869
Columbia County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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    2.1 miles
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    GrovetownGA 30813
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    3.6 miles
    455 S Old Belair Rd
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)855-7538
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    Grades: PK-5 | 1184 students
    4.3 miles
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    4.3PK-51184
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1704 students
    4.3 miles
    2010 Warrior Way
    GrovetownGA 30813
    (706)447-2102
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