Sterling Elementary School

Sterling Elementary School serves 793 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Sterling Elementary School operates within the Glynn County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 793 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 793 students
Sterling Elementary School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Sterling Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Sterling Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Sterling Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Sterling Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
17%
13%
Sterling Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
23%
37%
Sterling Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
57%
43%
Sterling Elementary School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Sterling Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.60 0.40
Sterling Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
64%
56%
Sterling Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Sterling Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

Glynn County School District's student population of 12,818 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,043 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,242 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Glynn County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
5
Number of Students Managed 12,818 3,213
Glynn County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $154 MM $36 MM
Glynn County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $144 MM $34 MM
Glynn County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,043 $10,365
Glynn County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,242 $9,935
Glynn County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Morningstar Treatment Services- Inc. Youth Estate (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jane Macon Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Golden Isles Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrunswickJane Macon Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 747 students
    0 miles
    201 Mckenzie Dr
    BrunswickGA 31523
    (912)265-3337
    06-8747
  • BrunswickGolden Isles Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 790 students
    3.2 miles
    1350 Cate Rd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)264-6822
    3.2PK-5790
  • BrunswickGlyndale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    3.4 miles
    1785 Old Jesup Rd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)264-8740
    3.4PK-5645
  • BrunswickGreer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 693 students
    5.6 miles
    695 Harry Driggers Blvd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)267-4135
    5.6PK-5693
  • BrunswickNeedwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 667 students
    5.6 miles
    669 Harry Driggers Blvd
    BrunswickGA 31525
    (912)261-4488
    5.66-8667

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