Sallas Mahone Elementary School

  • Sallas Mahone Elementary School serves 1,155 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sallas Mahone 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sallas Mahone Elementary School's student population of 1,155 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sallas Mahone 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sallas Mahone Elementary School is 0.58, 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 School Rank#1268 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
16%
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Black
59%
37%
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White
27%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValdosta City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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