Maxwell Elementary School

520 Mount Pleasant Rd
Thomson, GA 30824
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Maxwell Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Maxwell Elementary School's student population of 532 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students532 students
This chart display total students of Maxwell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Maxwell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Maxwell Elementary School is 0.46, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maxwell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
70%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maxwell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maxwell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Maxwell 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 Maxwell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.460.69
This chart display the diversity score of Maxwell 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
77%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maxwell 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maxwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcduffie County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Maxwell Elementary School is Thomson High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomson-mcduffie Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thomson Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thomson Thomson Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 467 students
    0.7 miles
    409 Guill St
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4700
    0.7 2-3 467
  • Thomson Norris Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 459 students
    2.1 miles
    1861 Harrison Rd Se
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4600
    2.1 4-5 459
  • Thomson Thomson High School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,144 student
    2.4 miles
    1160 White Oak Rd
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4200
    2.4 9-12 1,144
  • Thomson Thomson-mcduffie Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    2.4 miles
    1191 White Oak Rd
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4300
    2.4 6-8 853
  • Dearing Dearing Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    7.7 miles
    500 Main St N
    Dearing, GA 30808
    (706) 986-4900
    7.7 PK-5 519

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