2885 Winding Rd
Saint Marys, GA 31558
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Sugarmill Elementary School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sugarmill Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 63% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Sugarmill Elementary School's student population of 544 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Sugarmill 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 Sugarmill Elementary School is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#232 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
20%
37%
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White
63%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 544 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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