Jordye Bacon Elementary School (Closed 2014)

Serving 478 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Jordye Bacon Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 78% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 83%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 94% (which was higher than the Georgia state average of 93%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (GA)
(12-13)
78%
83%
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(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 Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
18%
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Black
56%
36%
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White
20%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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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 District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
78% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 83% GA state average), while 94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 93% GA state average).
How many students attend Jordye Bacon Elementary School?
478 students attend Jordye Bacon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Jordye Bacon Elementary School students are Black, 20% of students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jordye Bacon Elementary School?
Jordye Bacon Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Jordye Bacon Elementary School offer ?
Jordye Bacon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Jordye Bacon Elementary School part of?
Jordye Bacon Elementary School is part of Liberty County School District.

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