South Hart Elementary School

  • South Hart Elementary School serves 547 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • South Hart Elementary School's student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Hart Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Hart Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1382 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Hart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Hart Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
61%
40%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Hart Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.570.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Hart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHart County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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