Morningside Elementary School

  • Morningside Elementary School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Morningside Elementary School's student population of 505 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morningside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morningside Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#1178 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morningside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morningside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
69%
37%
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White
24%
40%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morningside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.470.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morningside 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 NameHouston County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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