Hollis Hand Elementary School

  • Hollis Hand Elementary School serves 602 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hollis Hand Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hollis Hand Elementary School's student population of 602 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students602 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hollis Hand Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hollis Hand Elementary School is 0.59, 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 School Rank (16-17)#438 out of 2185 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
23%
37%
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White
59%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTroup County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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