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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Parker Mathis Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Parker Mathis Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parker Mathis Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
30%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parker Mathis Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
65%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parker Mathis Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parker Mathis Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.490.69
This chart display the diversity score of Parker Mathis Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parker Mathis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parker Mathis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLowndes County School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parker Mathis Elementary School is Lowndes High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valdosta Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is S.l. Mason Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valdosta Lowndes High School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,865 students
    0.7 miles
    1606 Norman Dr
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 245-2260
    0.7 9-12 2,865
  • Valdosta S.l. Mason Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 919 students
    0.9 miles
    821 W Gordon St
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 333-8525
    0.9 PK-5 919
  • Valdosta Westside Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 921 students
    1.6 miles
    2470 James Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 245-2289
    1.6 PK-5 921
  • Valdosta Valdosta Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,063 student
    2.4 miles
    110 Burton St
    Valdosta, GA 31602
    (229) 333-8555
    2.4 6-8 1,063
  • Valdosta Pinevale Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 593 students
    3.2 miles
    930 Lake Park Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 333-8535
    3.2 PK-5 593
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