Lake Joy Primary School

  • Lake Joy Primary School serves 684 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Lake Joy Primary School's student population of 684 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students684 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lake Joy Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lake Joy Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lake Joy Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Joy Primary School is 0.68, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lake Joy Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
21%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Joy Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.680.69
This chart display the diversity score of Lake Joy Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Joy Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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