Livingston Elementary School

3657 Highway 81 S
Covington, GA 30016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Livingston Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Livingston 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 417 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Livingston Elementary School's student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
417 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Livingston Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Livingston Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1939 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
70%
36%
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White
13%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Livingston Elementary School's ranking?
Livingston Elementary School is ranked #1939 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Livingston Elementary School?
417 students attend Livingston Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Livingston Elementary School students are Black, 13% of students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Livingston Elementary School?
Livingston Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Livingston Elementary School offer ?
Livingston Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Livingston Elementary School part of?
Livingston Elementary School is part of Newton County School District.

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School Reviews

5   3/9/2009
Livingston is a wonderful school. The teachers and office staff are always so friendly you always feel welcome. They are WONDERFUL when it comes to the chilren.
- Posted by Parent - tbhb
5   4/2/2008
My son has been at Lvingston Elem since first grade. He will be leaving this year and going to Middle school. I love Livingston and think that it is an awesome school. We really are going to miss the entire staff. Including my son's idol (Coach AL).
- Posted by Parent - bdebe

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 417 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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