Ola Elementary School

  • Ola Elementary School serves 920 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (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 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Ola Elementary School's student population of 920 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students920 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ola Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ola Elementary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#842 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
22%
37%
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White
68%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ola Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.490.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Ola Elementary School is Ola High School (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Ola Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcdonough Ola High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1577 students
    0.1 miles
    357 N Ola Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770)288-3222
    0.1 9-12 1577
  • Mcdonough Ola Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1212 students
    0.1 miles
    353 N Ola Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770)288-2108
    0.1 6-8 1212
  • Mcdonough Union Grove High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1532 students
    1.5 miles
    120 E Lake Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (678)583-8502
    1.5 9-12 1532
  • Locust Grove New Hope Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
    3.2 miles
    1655 New Hope Rd
    Locust Grove, GA 30248
    (770)898-7362
    3.2 PK-5 680
  • Mcdonough Rock Spring Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 753 students
    3.7 miles
    1550 Stroud Rd
    Mcdonough, GA 30252
    (770)957-6851
    3.7 PK-5 753

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