Northside Primary School

  • Northside Primary School serves 445 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Northside Primary School's student population of 445 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students445 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Primary School is 0.58, 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#1134 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
54%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
35%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside 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
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.580.68
This chart display the diversity score of Northside 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
94%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside 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 Northside 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 NameTift County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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