Lake Park Elementary School

605 Meadowlark Dr
Albany, GA 31707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Lake Park Elementary School serves 566 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake Park Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lake Park Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Lake Park Elementary School's student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lake Park Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#542 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
49%
37%
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White
41%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDougherty County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lake Park Elementary School is Westover High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Merry Acres Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherwood Acres Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albany Westover High School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,396 student
    0.3 miles
    2600 Partridge Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3320
    0.3 9-12 1,396
  • Albany Sherwood Acres Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
    1.1 miles
    2201 Doncaster Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3397
    1.1 PK-5 736
  • Albany Merry Acres Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 685 students
    1.3 miles
    1601 Florence Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3338
    1.3 6-8 685
  • Albany West Town Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    2.1 miles
    1113 University St
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3409
    2.1 PK-5 450
  • Albany Northside Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 410 students
    2.3 miles
    901 14th Ave
    Albany, GA 31701
    (229) 431-3390
    2.3 PK-5 410

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