Oglethorpe County Elementary School

15 Fairground Rd
Lexington, GA 30648
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 477 students in grades 3-5, Oglethorpe County Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : Top 50% in GA
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oglethorpe County Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Oglethorpe County Elementary School's student population of 477 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
477 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Oglethorpe County Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Oglethorpe County Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (GA)
#1012 out of 2204 schools
(Top 50%)
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41%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oglethorpe County 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 2021-22 school year data.
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oglethorpe County 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 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Oglethorpe County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
20%
36%
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White
61%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Oglethorpe County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oglethorpe County Elementary School's ranking?
Oglethorpe County Elementary School is ranked #1012 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
How many students attend Oglethorpe County Elementary School?
477 students attend Oglethorpe County Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Oglethorpe County Elementary School students are White, 20% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oglethorpe County Elementary School?
Oglethorpe County Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Oglethorpe County Elementary School offer ?
Oglethorpe County Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is Oglethorpe County Elementary School part of?
Oglethorpe County Elementary School is part of Oglethorpe County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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