Sam D. Panter Elementary School

190 Panter School Rd
Hiram, GA 30141
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Sam D. Panter Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sam D. Panter Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sam D. Panter Elementary School's student population of 529 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Sam D. Panter Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Sam D. Panter Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#870 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
20%
37%
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White
62%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaulding County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sam D. Panter Elementary School is Hiram High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. A. Dobbins Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hiram Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hiram Hiram High School Math: 27% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,601 student
    1.2 miles
    702 Virgie Ballentine Dr
    Hiram, GA 30141
    (770) 443-1182
    1.2 9-12 1,601
  • Hiram Hiram Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 798 students
    1.5 miles
    200 Seaboard Ave
    Hiram, GA 30141
    (770) 443-3392
    1.5 PK-5 798
  • Powder Springs Bessie L. Baggett Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
    1.9 miles
    948 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (678) 460-1570
    1.9 PK-5 635
  • Powder Springs J. A. Dobbins Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 673 students
    1.9 miles
    637 Williams Lake Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770) 443-4835
    1.9 6-8 673
  • Hiram Mcgarity Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    3.2 miles
    262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
    Hiram, GA 30141
    (770) 445-9007
    3.2 PK-5 575

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