Lyons Upper Elementary School

803 S State St
Lyons, GA 30436
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 31% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

Lyons Upper Elementary School places 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 OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Lyons Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1076 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameToombs County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lyons Upper Elementary School is Toombs County High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Toombs County Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyons Primary School (0.8 miles away)
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