Odum Elementary School

1 Blue Jay Drive
Odum, GA 31555
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Odum Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Odum Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Odum Elementary School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Odum Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Odum Elementary School is 0.21, 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
#367 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
3%
37%
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White
89%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Odum Elementary School is Wayne County High School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Martha Puckett Middle School (7.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jesup Wayne County High School Math: 28% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,497 student
    7.5 miles
    1 Jacket Dr
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1088
    7.5 9-12 1,497
  • Jesup Martha Puckett Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 548 students
    7.7 miles
    475 Durrence Rd
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1061
    7.7 6-8 548
  • Jesup Bacon Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
    8.3 miles
    1425 W Orange St
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1077
    8.3 PK-5 751
  • Jesup Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 567 students
    9.2 miles
    1206 N 4th St
    Jesup, GA 31545
    (912) 427-1044
    9.2 PK-5 567
  • Jesup Jesup Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 735 students
    10.3 miles
    1155 U.s. Hwy 301 South
    Jesup, GA 31546
    (912) 427-1033
    10.3 PK-5 735

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