Macon County Elementary School

400 Ga Highway 128
Oglethorpe, GA 31068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Macon County Elementary School serves 653 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Macon County 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Macon County Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Macon County Elementary School's student population of 653 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students653 students
This chart display total students of Macon County Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Macon County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Macon County Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Macon County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Macon County Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Macon County Elementary School is 0.39, 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
#2046 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Macon County Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Macon County Elementary 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
77%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
8%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Macon County Elementary 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 Macon County Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.390.69
This chart display the diversity score of Macon County Elementary 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%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Macon County Elementary 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 Lunch (14-15)
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Macon County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacon County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Macon County Elementary School is Macon County High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Macon County Middle School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montezuma Macon County High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 443 students
    2.6 miles
    615 Vienna Rd
    Montezuma, GA 31063
    (478) 472-8579
    2.6 9-12 443
  • Montezuma Macon County Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 274 students
    2.6 miles
    615 Vienna Rd
    Montezuma, GA 31063
    (478) 472-7045
    2.6 6-8 274
  • Ellaville Schley County Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    14.7 miles
    1997 Old Us Highway 19 S
    Ellaville, GA 31806
    (229) 937-0550
    14.7 PK-5 590
  • Ellaville Schley Middle High School Math: 42% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 730 students
    14.7 miles
    2131 Old Us Highway 19 S
    Ellaville, GA 31806
    (229) 937-0560
    14.7 6-12 730
  • Americus Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy
    Grades: 9 | 275 students
    15.1 miles
    915 N Lee St
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-5914
    15.1 9 275

School Reviews

Review Macon County Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Entering high school is a big change and a big challenge. Take advice from high school teachers and fellow students to help you survive the transition.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Learn about how your school will address pandemic health issues, such as the H1N1 virus, and how you can be proactive in learning about school closing guidelines.