Lyons Primary School

  • Lyons Primary School serves 571 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Lyons Primary School's student population of 571 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students571 students
This chart display total students of Lyons Primary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Lyons Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lyons Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lyons Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lyons Primary School is 0.70, which is more 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 Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lyons Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
30%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lyons Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
26%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lyons Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lyons 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
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lyons 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 Lyons Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.700.69
This chart display the diversity score of Lyons 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
100%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lyons 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 Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lyons Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameToombs County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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