Lamar Reese School Of The Arts

1215 Lily Pond Rd
Albany, GA 31701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lamar Reese School Of The Arts serves 511 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lamar Reese School Of The Arts 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

Lamar Reese School Of The Arts ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Lamar Reese School Of The Arts's student population of 511 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Lamar Reese School Of The Arts is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lamar Reese School Of The Arts is 0.02, 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
#1535 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
Hispanic
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15%
Black
99%
37%
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White
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40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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 Lamar Reese School Of The Arts is Monroe High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Radium Springs Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albany Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    1.5 miles
    3125 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Albany, GA 31701
    (229) 438-3502
    1.5 PK-5 614
  • Albany Radium Springs Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 779 students
    1.9 miles
    2600 Radium Springs Rd
    Albany, GA 31705
    (229) 431-3346
    1.9 6-8 779
  • Albany Radium Springs Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    2.4 miles
    2400 Roxanna Rd
    Albany, GA 31705
    (229) 431-3395
    2.4 PK-5 552
  • Albany Alice Coachman Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
    3.0 miles
    1425 W Oakridge Dr
    Albany, GA 31707
    (229) 431-3488
    3 PK-5 499
  • Albany Monroe High School Math: 15% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,189 student
    3.2 miles
    900 Lippitt Dr
    Albany, GA 31701
    (229) 431-3316
    3.2 9-12 1,189

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