Nicholls Elementary School

704 Van Streat Hwy
Nicholls, GA 31554
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Nicholls Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Nicholls 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 30-34% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Nicholls Elementary School's student population of 360 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Nicholls 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 Nicholls Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#1599 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
21%
37%
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White
66%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoffee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nicholls Elementary School is Bacon County High School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bacon County Middle School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Green Elementary School (8.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Green West Green Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 330 students
    8.7 miles
    106 School Circle Rd
    West Green, GA 31567
    (912) 384-2032
    8.7 PK-5 330
  • Alma Bacon County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 589 students
    9.8 miles
    251 Cumberland Rd
    Alma, GA 31510
    (912) 632-4765
    9.8 PK-2 589
  • Douglas Satilla Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 612 students
    10.4 miles
    5325 Old Axson Rd
    Douglas, GA 31535
    (912) 384-2602
    10.4 PK-5 612
  • Alma Bacon County High School Math: 37% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 577 students
    10.6 miles
    1190 Us Highway 1 S
    Alma, GA 31510
    (912) 632-4414
    10.6 9-12 577
  • Alma Bacon County Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 493 students
    10.6 miles
    1188 Us Highway 1 S
    Alma, GA 31510
    (912) 632-4662
    10.6 6-8 493

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