Heard Elementary School

Heard Elementary School serves 697 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Heard Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Heard Elementary School's student population of 697 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Heard Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Heard Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#575 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
8%
37%
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White
81%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeard County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Heard Elementary School is Heard County High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Heard County Middle School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Franklin Heard County High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 618 students
    2.6 miles
    545 Main St
    Franklin, GA 30217
    (706) 675-3656
    2.6 9-12 618
  • Franklin Heard County Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 462 students
    2.7 miles
    269 Old Field Rd
    Franklin, GA 30217
    (706) 675-9247
    2.7 6-8 462
  • Franklin Centralhatchee Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 192 students
    4.8 miles
    315 Centralhatchee Pkwy
    Franklin, GA 30217
    (770) 854-4002
    4.8 PK-5 192
  • Roopville Roopville Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
    11.5 miles
    60 Old Carrollton Rd
    Roopville, GA 30170
    (770) 854-4421
    11.5 PK-5 390
  • Newnan Western Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
    11.9 miles
    1730 Welcome Rd
    Newnan, GA 30263
    (770) 254-2790
    11.9 PK-5 433

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