Spencer Elementary School

3609 Hopkins St
Savannah, GA 31405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Spencer Elementary School serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Spencer 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 13% (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 15% (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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Spencer Elementary School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Spencer 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 Spencer Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#2052 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
95%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Spencer Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Spencer Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Spencer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Spencer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSavannah-Chatham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spencer Elementary School is Savannah Classical Academy Charter High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hubert Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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