South Douglas Elementary School

8299 Highway 166
Douglasville, GA 30135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
South Douglas Elementary School serves 552 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
South Douglas Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

South Douglas Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

South Douglas Elementary School's student population of 552 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Rankings

South Douglas Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 South Douglas Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#324 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
7%
37%
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White
83%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Douglas Elementary School is Alexander High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fairplay Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Douglasville Fairplay Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 491 students
    0.1 miles
    8311 Highway 166
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5300
    0.1 6-8 491
  • Douglasville Alexander High School Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,891 student
    5.4 miles
    6500 Alexander Pkwy
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-6000
    5.4 9-12 1,891
  • Douglasville Bill Arp Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 666 students
    5.5 miles
    6550 Alexander Pkwy
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-3200
    5.5 K-5 666
  • Douglasville Dorsett Shoals Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
    6.4 miles
    5866 Dorsett Shoals Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-3700
    6.4 K-5 453
  • Winston Mason Creek Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
    6.6 miles
    3400 Johnston Rd
    Winston, GA 30187
    (770) 651-4900
    6.6 PK-5 544

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