L. K. Moss Elementary School

1707 Pineville Rd
Buena Vista, GA 31803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
L. K. Moss Elementary School serves 693 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
L. K. Moss 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 33% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

L. K. Moss Elementary School's student population of 693 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students693 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

L. K. Moss 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 L. K. Moss Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#1480 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
32%
37%
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White
52%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in L. K. Moss Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to L. K. Moss Elementary School is Marion County Middle/High School (7.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buena Vista Marion County Middle/High School Math: 25% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 715 students
    7.8 miles
    1 Eagle Dr
    Buena Vista, GA 31803
    (229) 649-7520
    7.8 6-12 715
  • Cusseta Chattahoochee County High School Math: 30% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 422 students
    13.0 miles
    360 Ga Highway 26
    Cusseta, GA 31805
    (706) 989-3678
    13 9-12 422
  • Cusseta Chattahoochee County Middle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 153 students
    13.0 miles
    360 Ga Highway 26
    Cusseta, GA 31805
    (706) 989-3678
    13 6-8 153
  • Cusseta Chattahoochee County Education Center Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
    13.4 miles
    140 Merrell St
    Cusseta, GA 31805
    (706) 989-3648
    13.4 PK-5 270
  • Ellaville Schley County Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    15.4 miles
    1997 Old Us Highway 19 S
    Ellaville, GA 31806
    (229) 937-0550
    15.4 PK-5 590

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