Orrs Elementary School

1553 Flynt St
Griffin, GA 30223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Orrs Elementary School serves 613 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Orrs Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower 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 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Orrs Elementary School's student population of 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Rankings

Orrs Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Orrs Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#1579 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
15%
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Black
54%
37%
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White
25%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGriffin-Spalding County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Orrs Elementary School is Griffin High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cowan Road Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anne Street Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Griffin Griffin High School Math: 12% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,434 student
    0.4 miles
    1617 W Poplar St
    Griffin, GA 30224
    (770) 229-3752
    0.4 9-12 1,434
  • Griffin Anne Street Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    1.2 miles
    802 Anne St
    Griffin, GA 30224
    (770) 229-3746
    1.2 PK-5 429
  • Griffin Moore Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
    1.7 miles
    201 Cabin Creek Dr
    Griffin, GA 30223
    (770) 229-3756
    1.7 PK-5 398
  • Griffin Az Kelsey Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 46 students
    1.9 miles
    200 A Z Kelsey Ave
    Griffin, GA 30223
    (770) 229-4365
    1.9 9-12 46
  • Griffin Crescent Road Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
    1.9 miles
    201 Crescent Rd
    Griffin, GA 30224
    (770) 229-3719
    1.9 PK-5 426

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