Sterling Elementary School

  • Sterling Elementary School serves 818 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Sterling Elementary School operates within the Glynn County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 818 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students818 students
Sterling Elementary School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Sterling Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
Sterling Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeSterling Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Sterling Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Sterling Elementary School Asian Students (2009-2014)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Sterling Elementary School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
26%
37%
Sterling Elementary School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
53%
42%
Sterling Elementary School White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Sterling Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSterling Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.630.67
Sterling Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
65%
57%
Sterling Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Sterling Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Glynn County School District's student population of 13,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,066 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,263 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameGlynn County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
5
Number of Students Managed13,1683,306
Glynn County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$154 MM$36 MM
Glynn County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$144 MM$34 MM
Glynn County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,066$10,365
Glynn County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,263$9,935
Glynn County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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