Mitchell County Primary School

  • Mitchell County Primary School serves 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mitchell County Primary 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Mitchell County Primary School's student population of 282 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 48% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mitchell County Primary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mitchell County Primary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1841 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mitchell County Primary 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mitchell County Primary 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mitchell County Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
79%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mitchell County Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
9%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mitchell County Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mitchell County Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.360.68
This chart display the diversity score of Mitchell County Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mitchell County Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mitchell County 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 NameMitchell County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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