Rigdon Road Elementary School

1320 Rigdon Rd
Columbus, GA 31906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Rigdon Road Elementary School serves 605 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rigdon Road 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 14% (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 14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rigdon Road Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Rigdon Road Elementary School's student population of 605 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students605 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Rigdon Road 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 Rigdon Road Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#2056 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
90%
37%
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White
4%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuscogee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Rigdon Road Elementary School is Rainey Mccullers School Of The Arts (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Rainey Mccullers School Of The Arts Math: 38% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-10 | 310 students
    0.2 miles
    1700 Midtown Dr
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-3360
    0.2 6-10 310
  • Columbus Wynnton Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
    0.7 miles
    2303 Wynnton Rd
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-3147
    0.7 K-5 473
  • Columbus Carver High School Math: 11% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,136 student
    0.8 miles
    3100 8th St
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-2499
    0.8 9-12 1,136
  • Columbus Columbus High School Math: 91% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,286 student
    1.1 miles
    1700 Cherokee Ave
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-2534
    1.1 9-12 1,286
  • Columbus Brewer Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 476 students
    1.3 miles
    2951 Martin Luther King, Jr Bl
    Columbus, GA 31906
    (706) 748-2479
    1.3 K-5 476

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