1815 Chestnut Ave
Tifton, GA 31794
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Northside Primary School serves 402 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Northside Primary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Northside Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Northside Primary School's student population of 402 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Northside Primary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Northside Primary School is 0.59, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1258 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
53%
37%
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White
36%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Students: 402 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 30%)

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