Oglethorpe County Primary School

  • Oglethorpe County Primary School serves 481 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Oglethorpe County Primary School operates within the Oglethorpe County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 481 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 481 students
Oglethorpe County Primary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Oglethorpe County Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Oglethorpe County Primary School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Oglethorpe County Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Oglethorpe County Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
18%
37%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
67%
42%
Oglethorpe County Primary School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Oglethorpe County Primary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Oglethorpe County Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.41
Oglethorpe County Primary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
57%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Oglethorpe County Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Oglethorpe County School District's student population of 2,195 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,599 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,189 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Oglethorpe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,195 3,306
Oglethorpe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $33 MM
Oglethorpe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $23 MM $33 MM
Oglethorpe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,599 $10,007
Oglethorpe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,189 $9,869
Oglethorpe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • LexingtonOglethorpe County Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 500 students
    0.2 miles
    15 Fairground Rd
    LexingtonGA 30648
    (706)743-8750
    0.23-5500
  • CrawfordOglethorpe County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 525 students
    1.2 miles
    270 Buddy Faust Rd
    CrawfordGA 30630
    (706)743-8146
    1.26-8525
  • LexingtonOglethorpe County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    1.4 miles
    749 Athens Rd
    LexingtonGA 30648
    (706)743-8124
    1.49-12689
  • WintervilleWinterville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 437 students
    11.9 miles
    305 Cherokee Rd
    WintervilleGA 30683
    (706)742-8278
    11.9PK-5437
  • AthensWhit Davis Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
    12.1 miles
    1450 Whit Davis Rd
    AthensGA 30605
    (706)369-1036
    12.1PK-5585

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