Jeff Davis Elementary School

81 Pat Dixon Rd
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Jeff Davis Elementary School serves 704 students in grades 3-5.
Jeff Davis 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 47% (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 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jeff Davis Elementary School's student population of 704 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Jeff Davis 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 Jeff Davis Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#889 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
15%
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Black
15%
37%
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White
60%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJeff Davis County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jeff Davis Elementary School is Jeff Davis High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jeff Davis Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hazlehurst Jeff Davis High School Math: 38% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
    0.6 miles
    156 Collins St
    Hazlehurst, GA 31539
    (912) 375-6760
    0.6 9-12 860
  • Hazlehurst Jeff Davis Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 688 students
    0.6 miles
    93 Collins St
    Hazlehurst, GA 31539
    (912) 375-6730
    0.6 6-8 688
  • Hazlehurst Jeff Davis Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 881 students
    0.6 miles
    71 Burketts Ferry Rd
    Hazlehurst, GA 31539
    (912) 375-6720
    0.6 PK-2 881
  • Baxley Altamaha Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    14.5 miles
    344 Altamaha School Rd
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-3713
    14.5 PK-5 423
  • Baxley Appling County Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 579 students
    16.5 miles
    680 Blackshear Hwy
    Baxley, GA 31513
    (912) 367-8640
    16.5 3-5 579

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