18637 Hartford St
Edison, GA 39846
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Pataula Charter Academy serves 586 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Pataula Charter Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Pataula Charter Academy's student population of 586 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Pataula Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pataula Charter Academy is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1168 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
27%
36%
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White
64%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 44% GA state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% GA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Pataula Charter Academy?

The graduation rate of Pataula Charter Academy is 90%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 83%.

How many students attend Pataula Charter Academy?

586 students attend Pataula Charter Academy.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

64% of Pataula Charter Academy students are White, 27% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Pataula Charter Academy?

Pataula Charter Academy has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.

What grades does Pataula Charter Academy offer ?

Pataula Charter Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break (Events)
April 02, 2023 (Sunday)
Last Day of School- Dismiss (Events)
May 24, 2023 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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