Jordye Bacon Elementary School (Closed 2014)

Jordye Bacon Elementary School served 478 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 78% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 83%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 94% (which was higher than the Georgia state average of 93%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Jordye Bacon Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
78%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
94%
93%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
56%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
20%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jordye Bacon Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.630.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jordye Bacon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLiberty County School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jordye Bacon Elementary School is Bradwell Institute (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lewis Frasier Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Button Gwinnett Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hinesville Bradwell Institute Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,670 student
    0.8 miles
    100 Pafford St
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 876-6121
    0.8 9-12 1,670
  • Hinesville Button Gwinnett Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,110 student
    1.4 miles
    635 Taylor Rd
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 876-0146
    1.4 PK-5 1,110
  • Hinesville Lewis Frasier Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 740 students
    1.6 miles
    910 Long Frasier Dr
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 877-5367
    1.6 6-8 740
  • Hinesville Frank Long Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 613 students
    1.7 miles
    920 Long Frasier Dr
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 368-3595
    1.7 K-5 613
  • Hinesville Snelson-golden Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 715 students
    2.2 miles
    465 Coates Rd
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 877-3112
    2.2 6-8 715
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