J. D. Dickerson Primary School

800 North St E
Vidalia, GA 30474
(School attendance zone shown in map)
J. D. Dickerson Primary School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

J. D. Dickerson Primary School's student population of 505 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students505 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of J. D. Dickerson Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of J. D. Dickerson Primary School is 0.60, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
52%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
35%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.69
This chart display the diversity score of J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in J. D. Dickerson Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVidalia City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to J. D. Dickerson Primary School is Vidalia Comprehensive High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. R. Trippe Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sally Dailey Meadows Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vidalia Sally Dailey Meadows Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 779 students
    1.0 miles
    205 Waters Dr
    Vidalia, GA 30474
    (912) 537-4755
    1 2-5 779
  • Vidalia Vidalia Comprehensive High School Math: 33% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 703 students
    1.5 miles
    1001 North St W
    Vidalia, GA 30474
    (912) 537-7931
    1.5 9-12 703
  • Vidalia J. R. Trippe Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 547 students
    1.9 miles
    2200 Mcintosh St
    Vidalia, GA 30474
    (912) 537-3813
    1.9 6-8 547
  • Lyons Toombs County Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 645 students
    4.5 miles
    701 Bulldog Rd
    Lyons, GA 30436
    (912) 526-8363
    4.5 6-8 645
  • Lyons Toombs County High School Math: 12% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 810 students
    4.7 miles
    500 Bulldog Rd
    Lyons, GA 30436
    (912) 526-4286
    4.7 9-12 810

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