803 S State St
Lyons, GA 30436
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lyons Upper Elementary School serves 478 students in grades 3-5.
Lyons Upper Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lyons Upper Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Lyons Upper Elementary School's student population of 478 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
478 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Lyons Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Lyons Upper Elementary School is 0.71, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1017 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
31%
15%
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Black
23%
37%
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White
38%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 478 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71 (Top 5%)

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