Guyton Elementary School

Guyton Elementary School serves 756 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Guyton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is equal to the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Guyton Elementary School's student population of 756 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students756 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Guyton Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Guyton Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#913 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
17%
37%
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White
72%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEffingham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Guyton Elementary School is Effingham County High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ebenezer Middle School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springfield Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Springfield Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
    1.0 miles
    300 Old Dixie Hwy S
    Springfield, GA 31329
    (912) 754-3326
    1 PK-5 639
  • Rincon Ebenezer Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 874 students
    5.0 miles
    1100 Ebenezer Rd
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912) 754-7757
    5 6-8 874
  • Rincon Ebenezer Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
    5.1 miles
    1198 Ebenezer Rd
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912) 754-5522
    5.1 PK-5 751
  • Springfield Effingham County High School Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,812 student
    5.2 miles
    1589 Ga Highway 119 S
    Springfield, GA 31329
    (912) 754-6404
    5.2 9-12 1,812
  • Rincon Rincon Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 774 students
    6.9 miles
    501 Richland Ave
    Rincon, GA 31326
    (912) 826-5523
    6.9 PK-5 774

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