Joseph Martin Elementary School

1000 Joseph Martin Rd
Hinesville, GA 31313
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Joseph Martin Elementary School serves 628 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Joseph Martin 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 30% (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 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Joseph Martin Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Joseph Martin Elementary School's student population of 628 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 Kindergarten-5
Total Students628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Joseph Martin 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 Joseph Martin Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#1299 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
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
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
44%
37%
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White
25%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLiberty County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joseph Martin Elementary School is Bradwell Institute (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Snelson-golden Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hinesville Snelson-golden Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 715 students
    0.1 miles
    465 Coates Rd
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 877-3112
    0.1 6-8 715
  • 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 Bradwell Institute Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,670 student
    1.7 miles
    100 Pafford St
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 876-6121
    1.7 9-12 1,670
  • Hinesville Liberty County High School Math: 20% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,119 student
    3.1 miles
    3216 E Oglethorpe Hwy
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 876-4316
    3.1 9-12 1,119
  • Hinesville Lewis Frasier Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 740 students
    3.8 miles
    910 Long Frasier Dr
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    (912) 877-5367
    3.8 6-8 740

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