Heard Elementary School

  • Heard Elementary School serves 625 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is equal to the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Heard 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 59%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Heard Elementary School's student population of 625 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heard Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heard Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#948 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heard Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
31%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heard Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
57%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heard Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heard Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.580.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBibb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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