Jesup Elementary School

1155 U.s. Hwy 301 South
Jesup, GA 31546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Jesup Elementary School serves 735 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jesup Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower 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 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jesup Elementary School's student population of 735 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Jesup Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Jesup Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#1155 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
30%
37%
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White
57%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jesup Elementary 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 NameWayne County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jesup Elementary School is Wayne County High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Arthur Williams Middle School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jesup Arthur Williams Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 641 students
    1.2 miles
    1175 S Us Highway 301
    Jesup, GA 31546
    (912) 427-1025
    1.2 6-8 641
  • Jesup Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 567 students
    1.2 miles
    1206 N 4th St
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1044
    1.2 PK-5 567
  • Jesup Bacon Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
    2.0 miles
    1425 W Orange St
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1077
    2 PK-5 751
  • Jesup Martha Puckett Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 548 students
    2.5 miles
    475 Durrence Rd
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1061
    2.5 6-8 548
  • Jesup Wayne County High School Math: 28% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,497 student
    2.8 miles
    1 Jacket Dr
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1088
    2.8 9-12 1,497

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