Parker Mathis Elementary School (Closed 2009)

Parker Mathis Elementary School served 407 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 35% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
30%
37%
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White
65%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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